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Full Text of SB3800  102nd General Assembly

SB3800 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  
  

 


 
102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
SB3800

 

Introduced 1/21/2022, by Sen. Karina Villa

 

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
 
20 ILCS 2310/2310-434 new

    Amends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Public Health to publish current workplace COVID-19 data on the COVID-19 portal of the Department's website. Provides that the published data shall serve as an accountability apparatus for companies that hire a majority of low-wage, immigrant workers and that do not follow COVID-19 protection protocols. Requires the Department to continue to publish the information until new COVID-19 cases decrease by 50% over a 3-week period and the percent of COVID-19 positivity in Illinois is less than 5% for 2 consecutive weeks. Provides that an employer of 50 persons or more shall report each week to the Department each case of COVID-19 contracted by the employer's employees if 3 employees or more contract COVID-19 in that week. Provides that an employer who does not report to the Department as required is subject to a civil administrative penalty of $100 for every required weekly report that is not reported. Effective immediately.


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A BILL FOR

 

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1    AN ACT concerning State government.
 
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
 
4    Section 5. The Department of Public Health Powers and
5Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois is
6amended by adding Section 2310-434 as follows:
 
7    (20 ILCS 2310/2310-434 new)
8    Sec. 2310-434. Employer COVID-19 information.
9    (a) The Department shall publish current workplace
10COVID-19 data, including, but not limited to, COVID-19
11workplace data from Illinois manufacturers and the Illinois
12agriculture, hospitality, and food and beverage industries, on
13the COVID-19 portal of the Department's website. The published
14data shall serve as an accountability apparatus for companies
15that hire a majority of low-wage, immigrant workers and that
16do not follow COVID-19 protection protocols.
17    (b) The Department shall continue to publish the
18information required under subsection (a) until:
19        (1) new COVID-19 cases decrease by 50% over a 3-week
20    period; and
21        (2) the percent of COVID-19 positivity in Illinois is
22    less than 5% for 2 consecutive weeks.
23    (c) An employer of 50 persons or more shall report each

 

 

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1week to the Department each case of COVID-19 contracted by the
2employer's employees if 3 employees or more contract COVID-19
3in that week.
4    (d) An employer who does not report to the Department as
5required under subsection (c) is subject to a civil
6administrative penalty of $100 for every required weekly
7report that is not reported.
 
8    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
9becoming law.