SB 2

  • Illinois Senate Bill
  • 93rd Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Apr 03, 2003
  • Passed Senate Apr 03, 2003
  • Passed House May 07, 2003
  • Became Law May 11, 2003

Equal Pay Act

Abstract

Creates the Equal Pay Act of 2003. Provides that no employer may discriminate between employees on the basis of sex by paying wages solely on the basis of the employee's gender. Prohibits retaliatory discharge or discrimination against an employee on the basis of the employee's use of the Act and provides for penalties for violations of the Act, including a Class B misdemeanor for retaliatory discharge or discrimination by the employer. Provides that the Director of Labor shall administer and enforce the Act. Provides that every employer subject to the Act shall preserve specified records for not less than 3 years. Provides that every employer covered by the Act shall post a notice summarizing the requirements of the Act. Provides that the Department of Labor shall conduct ongoing outreach and education efforts concerning the Act.

Bill Sponsors (19)

Votes


Actions


May 11, 2003

Senate

Public Act . . . . . . . . . 93-0006

Senate

Effective Date January 1, 2004

Senate

Governor Approved

May 09, 2003

Senate

Sent to the Governor

May 07, 2003

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen May

Senate

Passed Both Houses

House

Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-003-001

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Deborah L. Graham

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Coulson

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Rosemary Mulligan

May 01, 2003

House

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen A. Yarbrough

House

Second Reading - Short Debate

Apr 16, 2003

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Gary Forby

House

Do Pass / Short Debate Labor Committee; 011-001-002

Apr 15, 2003

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary K. O'Brien

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen A. Ryg

Apr 10, 2003

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin Joyce

Apr 09, 2003

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Marlow H. Colvin

Apr 08, 2003

House

Assigned to Labor Committee

Apr 04, 2003

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia Reid Lindner

House

Added Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carolyn H. Krause

Apr 03, 2003

House

Arrived in House

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

First Reading

House

Added Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz

House

Chief House Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie

House

Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading

Senate

Third Reading - Passed; 053-002-001

Apr 02, 2003

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 5 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 4 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 4 Be Adopted Labor & Commerce; 009-000-000

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 5 Be Adopted Labor & Commerce; 009-000-000

Senate

Second Reading

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted; Ronen

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 4 Adopted; Ronen

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 5 Adopted; Ronen

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 3, 2003

Senate

State Mandates Fiscal Note Filed as Amended with Senate Amendment No. 3 from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs

Apr 01, 2003

Senate

State Mandates Fiscal Note Filed from the Illinois Community College Board

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 5 Referred to Rules

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 5 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Carol Ronen

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 4 Referred to Rules

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 4 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Carol Ronen

Senate

State Mandates Fiscal Note Filed from the Illinois State Board of Education

Mar 25, 2003

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Be Approved for Consideration Labor & Commerce; 007-001-000

Mar 24, 2003

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce

Mar 20, 2003

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Carol Ronen

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson

Senate

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules

Mar 19, 2003

Senate

State Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Sen. Kathleen L. Wojcik

Mar 18, 2003

Senate

Fiscal Note Filed As Introduced

Mar 05, 2003

Senate

Fiscal Note Requested by Sen. Bill Brady

Feb 28, 2003

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 4, 2003

Senate

Do Pass as Amended Labor & Commerce; 009-000-000

Feb 27, 2003

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled in Labor & Commerce

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted

Feb 26, 2003

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce

Feb 24, 2003

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Carol Ronen

Feb 19, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford

Feb 18, 2003

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Labor & Commerce

Feb 14, 2003

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Carol Ronen

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules

Feb 06, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Susan Garrett

Feb 04, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. James A. DeLeo

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rickey R. Hendon

Jan 29, 2003

Senate

Assigned to Labor & Commerce

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval

Jan 28, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Munoz

Jan 23, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter

Jan 22, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. M. Maggie Crotty

Jan 21, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jeffrey M. Schoenberg

Jan 15, 2003

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. James F. Clayborne, Jr.

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Ira I. Silverstein

Jan 09, 2003

Senate

Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

Senate

Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Terry Link

Senate

Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

Senate

Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon

Senate

First Reading

Senate

Filed with Secretary by Sen. Carol Ronen

Senate

Referred to Rules

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Barack Obama

Senate

Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. James T. Meeks

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