Bill Status of HB0118  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  WAGE THEFT-DAMAGES AMOUNT

House Sponsors
Rep. Will Guzzardi - Elizabeth Hernandez, Kambium Buckner, Barbara Hernandez, Rita Mayfield and Lakesia Collins

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Ram Villivalam)

Hearings
Labor Hearing May 12 2021 10:00AM www.ilga.gov Virtual Room 1 Springfield, IL


Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/28/2021SenateAssigned to Labor

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
820 ILCS 115/14from Ch. 48, par. 39m-14


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act. Provides that an employee is entitled to recover damages of 5% (rather than 2%) of the amount of any underpayments in wages for each month following the date of payment during which such underpayments remain unpaid. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Will Guzzardi
  1/14/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/14/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/19/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  1/19/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
  1/19/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
  1/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  2/23/2021HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
  3/3/2021HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Labor & Commerce Committee; 017-011-000
  3/4/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2021HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/20/2021HouseRemoved from Short Debate Status
  4/20/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
  4/20/2021HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 068-044-000
  4/20/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lakesia Collins
  4/21/2021SenateArrive in Senate
  4/21/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/21/2021SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam
  4/21/2021SenateFirst Reading
  4/21/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/28/2021SenateAssigned to Labor