SB 3440

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

Ada Compliance Commission

Abstract

Amends the Environmental Barriers Act. Creates the ADA Compliance Commission to establish best practices for a person, entity, unit of local government, or the State to comply with the federal Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Provides that the Commission shall have 9 members appointed to serve 3-year terms by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate. Provides that Commission members shall serve without compensation but shall be reimbursed for travel expenses incurred in performing their duties. Requires the Commission to review any plan or design submitted by a person, entity, unit of local government, or the State for accommodations, housing, public venues, parks, transit, or any other location requiring ADA-compliant access and to provide insight, recommendations, and suggestions on ADA compliance issues. Specifies a civil penalty the Commission may impose upon persons or entities who do not comply with the ADA. Requires the Capital Development Board to provide administrative and other support to the Commission. Provides that any moneys collected under the amendatory provisions shall be deposited into the Capital Development Fund to be used by the Capital Development Board for the purposes of administering and supporting the Commission. Provides that compliance with the insight, recommendations, suggestions, or best practices guide provided by the Commission is an affirmative defense for a person or entity charged in a State court with noncompliance with the ADA. Contains other provisions. Effective January 1, 2021.

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Jun 24, 2020

Senate

Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments

May 24, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10(a) Third Reading Deadline Established As June 23, 2020

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading November 17, 2020

Senate

Approved for Consideration Assignments

May 15, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2020

May 07, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 29, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2020

Apr 30, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 22, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 15, 2020

Apr 23, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 7, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 15, 2020

Apr 16, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 30, 2020

Apr 12, 2020

Senate

Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments

Mar 25, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 24, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Third Reading/Passage Deadline Established As May 7, 2020

Mar 18, 2020

Senate

Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 2, 2020

Mar 04, 2020

Senate

Postponed - State Government

Feb 26, 2020

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes

Feb 25, 2020

Senate

Assigned to State Government

Feb 14, 2020

Senate

Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dan McConchie

Senate

Referred to Assignments

Senate

First Reading

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