Bill Status of SB0257  96th General Assembly

Short Description:  JOB PRESERVATION ACT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Michael Noland - Toi W. Hutchinson

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
30 ILCS 500/30-45
30 ILCS 805/8.33 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Job Preservation Act of 2009. Provides that companies that lose 100 or more employees due to outsourcing of jobs are ineligible to receive procurement contracts with the State, units of local government, or school districts and to receive government grants, loans, tax incentives, or other economic incentives. Requires certain companies that lose 100 or more employees to notify the Department of Labor about the loss. Requires the Department to send a survey to companies that report the loss of 100 or more employees in order to determine the number of employees lost because of outsourcing jobs outside of the United States. Requires the Department to provide written notice to the Governor, the General Assembly, State agencies, units of local government, and school districts. Preempts home rule powers. Exempts from the reimbursement requirements of the State Mandates Act. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/4/2009SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael Noland
  2/4/2009SenateFirst Reading
  2/4/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/5/2009SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
  2/10/2009SenateAssigned to Labor
  3/6/2009SenateDo Pass Labor; 006-005-000
  3/6/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 10, 2009
  3/9/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael Noland
  3/9/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  8/15/2009SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die