RONEN, BROSNAHAN, HOFFMAN, REITZ, FANTIN, MCGUIRE,
SILVA, MOORE,EUGENE, LOPEZ, BOLAND, GILES AND PUGH.
FAMILY & MEDICAL LEAVE ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Illinois Family and Medical Leave Act. Contains
provisions similar to those in the federal Family and Medical Leave
Act of 1993, except that it applies to employers with 25 or more
(instead of 50 or more) employees and some of the provisions of the
Federal law pertaining to federal employees and federal matters have
been deleted or changed. Effective 6 months after becoming law.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
In provisions concerning certifications by health care providers,
provides that "health care provider" includes a Christian Science
practitioner listed with The First Church of Christ, Scientist, in
Boston, Massachusetts. Provides that, if an employee or family member
is receiving treatment from a Christian Science practitioner, an
employee may not object to any requirement from an employer that the
employee or family member submit to examination (though not treatment)
to obtain a second or third certification from a health care provider
other than a Christian Science practitioner.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dpt. of Labor)
Costs for additional staff and printing would total $111,755.
STATE MANDATES ACT FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1
HB 3477 fails to create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Central Managment Services)
HB 3477 is expected to have no fiscal impact.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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