WAGE PAYMENT-PROHIBIT CURRENCY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Wage Payment and Collection Act. Provides that an
employer to whom this Act applies must pay an employee's net pay to
the employee in the form of a check or other negotiable instrument
made payable to the employee or by direct deposit into an employee's
account in a financial institution. Provides that no employer may pay
an employee's net pay to the employee in the form of currency.
Provides that violation is a Class A misdemeanor. Exempts payments to
workers who receive pay each day they work and payments to an employee
whose weekly net pay is less than $100.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Labor)
No fiscal impact will be incurred by the Department.
STATE DEBT IMPACT NOTE
HB2269 would not impact the level of State debt.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
HB 2269 fails to meet the definition of a State mandate.
HB2269 would not have a fiscal impact on any public retirement
system or pension fund subject to the Illinois Pension Code.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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