100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
Introduced , by Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Creates the Bedbugs Disclosure to Employees Act. Requires an employer
to notify employees if a person certified under the Structural Pest Control
Act has determined the presence of bedbugs at the place of employment.
Provides that such notification shall be made electronically via email or,
if notice by email is not possible, the employer shall issue a written
notification to each employee or post a written notification in a
conspicuous place or places used or reserved for employee notices.
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AN ACT concerning employment.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Bedbugs Disclosure to Employees Act.
As used in this Act:
"Employee" means any individual permitted to work by an
"Employer" means an individual, partnership, corporation,
association, business, trust, person, or entity for whom
employees are gainfully employed in Illinois and includes the
State of Illinois, any State officer, department, or agency,
any unit of local government, and any school district.
An employer shall notify employees
if a person certified under the Structural Pest Control Act has
determined the presence of bedbugs at the place of employment.
Such notification shall be made electronically via email. If
notice by email is not possible, then the employer shall issue
a written notification to each employee or, if such written
notification is too costly, post a written notification in a
conspicuous place or places used or reserved for employee