DART-SAVIANO-DURKIN-KENNER-O'BRIEN, MCKEON, GIGLIO,
BROSNAHAN, SCULLY, MCCARTHY, LYONS,JOSEPH, SLONE AND LANG.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure by restoring certain
provisions concerning affidavits in healing art malpractice actions to
the form in which they existed before Public Act 89-7 became law.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
735 ILCS 5/2-622
Adds reference to:
5 ILCS 80/4.18 new
65 ILCS 5/11-33-1 rep.
Replaces the title and everything after the enacting clause.
Creates the Electrician Licensing Act to regulate electricians and
electrical contractors through licensing requirements. Provides for
the administration and enforcement of the Act by the Department of
Public Health. Exempts farm-related electrical activities. Amends
the Regulatory Agency Sunset Act to sunset the new Act on January 1,
2008. Amends the Illinois Municipal Code to repeal a Section
concerning municipal regulation of electrical contractors. Effective
July 1, 1998.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
HB61 fails to create a State mandate.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1
HB61, with H-am 1, creates a personnel mandate which requires
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dept. of Public Health)
The Dept. expects that the entire program will cost more than
$10,000,000; this entire amount will have to be covered by GRF.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Changes the definition of "approved apprenticeship program" under
the new Act to mean a program registered with the federal Bureau of
Apprenticeship Training (now, the Illinois Department of Labor). Sets
forth specific licensing fee requirements and deletes the provision
allowing the Department to see the fees by rule. Makes additional
substantive and technical changes.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 2 (Dept. of Labor)
No fiscal impact will be incurred by this Dept.
HOME RULE NOTE, H-AM 3
HB 61, with H-am 3, does preempt home rule authority.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 3
No change from previous mandates note.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Exempts certain locksmiths and locksmith agencies from the
requirements of the new Act.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 4.
Provides that the exemption from certain requirements of the Act
applies to certain locksmiths and locksmith agencies if they maintain,
install, or work on systems of less than 100 volts.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 5.
Provides that the Act shall not apply to the installation,
replacement, service, or repair of household products by a business
entity primarily engaged in the retail sale of consumer products.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY NOTE, AMENDED
There is insufficient information to determine fiscal impact.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1-5
Fiscal implications to the Dept. will be approximately $1.6 M.
HOME RULE NOTE, H-AM 5
Does preempt home rule authority.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 5
Creates a "personnel mandate" which requires 100% reimbursement
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 6.
Exempts farms from the electrical inspection requirements of the
new Act. Prohibits a political subdivision from applying more
stringent standards than those required under the new Act to
electrical work performed on farms.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 6 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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