HB 1795

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 95th Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Apr 20, 2007
  • Passed House Apr 19, 2007
  • Passed Senate May 22, 2007
  • Became Law Aug 06, 2007

Employee Classification Act

Abstract

Creates the Employee Classification Act. Provides that an individual performing services for a contractor is deemed to be an employee of the employer. Provides that an individual performing services for a contractor is deemed to be an employee of the contractor unless it is shown that: (1) the individual has been and will continue to be free from control or direction over the performance of the service for the contractor, both under the individual's contract of service and in fact; (2) the service performed by the individual is outside the usual course of services performed by the contractor; and (3) the individual is engaged in an independently established trade, occupation, profession or business; or (4) the individual is deemed a legitimate sole proprietor or partnership. Provides that subcontractors or lower tiered contractors are subject to all provisions of the Act. Provides that he Department of Labor shall post a summary of the requirements of this Act in English, Spanish, and Polish on its official web site and on bulletin boards in each of its offices. Provides that it is a violation of the Act for an employer or entity not to designate an individual as an employee under the Act unless the employer or entity satisfies the provisions of the Act. Provides for civil remedies and civil penalties. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective January 1, 2008.

Bill Sponsors (11)

Votes


Actions


Aug 06, 2007

House

Public Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0026

House

Effective Date January 1, 2008

House

Governor Approved

Jun 13, 2007

House

Sent to the Governor

May 22, 2007

Senate

Third Reading - Passed; 038-019-000

House

Passed Both Houses

May 18, 2007

Senate

Second Reading

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 22, 2007

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes

May 17, 2007

Senate

Approved for Consideration Rules

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 18, 2007

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. William Delgado

May 16, 2007

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Edward D. Maloney

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary Forby

May 15, 2007

Senate

Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Rules

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Munoz

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. A. J. Wilhelmi

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

Senate

Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland

Senate

Held in Labor

May 03, 2007

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler

Senate

Assigned to Labor

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. M. Maggie Crotty

Apr 26, 2007

Senate

Added as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. James A. DeLeo

Apr 20, 2007

Senate

Arrive in Senate

Senate

Referred to Rules

Senate

First Reading

Senate

Chief Senate Sponsor Sen. Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson

Senate

Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading

Apr 19, 2007

House

Third Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 064-051-000

House

Motion to Reconsider Vote - Lost 051-065-000

House

Motion Filed to Reconsider Vote Rep. Sidney H. Mathias

Mar 28, 2007

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Angelo Saviano

Mar 27, 2007

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elga L. Jefferies

House

Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate

House

Second Reading - Standard Debate

House

Remove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley

Mar 22, 2007

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers

Mar 21, 2007

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick J Verschoore

Mar 15, 2007

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate

Mar 14, 2007

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Labor Committee

House

Do Pass as Amended / Standard Debate Labor Committee; 013-009-000

House

House Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Labor Committee; by Voice Vote

Feb 27, 2007

House

Assigned to Labor Committee

Feb 23, 2007

House

First Reading

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Harry Osterman

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