HB 5837

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Unemployment Fraud-Covid


Amends the Unemployment Insurance Act to provide that, during the pendency of a disaster proclamation that is a result of a public health emergency or epidemic, provisions concerning ineligibility as a result of unemployment insurance fraud shall not apply to individuals residing in the counties affected by the gubernatorial disaster proclamation who are otherwise entitled to receive unemployment insurance benefits. Effective immediately.

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Nov 10, 2020


First Reading


Referred to Rules Committee

Sep 17, 2020


Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Hernandez

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