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Summary:
This ordinance requires all employers in the City of Chicago to offer employees the opportunity to earn and accumulate sick time. The ordinance requires employers to provide one hour of sick time for each 30...
Subject:
Employment, Work-Family Balance, Job and Workplace Standards
Year:
2014
Source:
Chicago City Council
Summary:
This bill requires a court to release a defendant on his or her own recognizance when the defendant is charged with possession of less than 1 gram of heroin or cocaine or less than 10 grams of cannabis if...
Subject:
Courts
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires a court to release a defendant on his or her own recognizance if the defendant is a first-time offender charged with a non-violent crime. As an exception, under this bill, the court may...
Subject:
Courts
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires that an employer notify and, upon request, disclose information including the following to all domestic workers when an offer of employment is made: the starting date, time, and place of...
Subject:
Employment, Job and Workplace Standards, Wages and Compensation
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires the Department of Children and Family Services to extend foster care services to foster youth up to the age of 21 if a youth meets one of the following criteria: the youth is completing...
Subject:
Access to Services, Public Assistance, Services, Benefits, and Programs
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This bill provides that a cooperative association may be organized for any lawful purpose. Contains provisions regarding: powers; indemnification; insurance; names; articles of incorporation; meetings;...
Subject:
Cooperatives and Employee Ownership
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This resolution amends the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution to provide for a state progressive income tax rate. The resolution removes a provision that provides that a tax on income shall be...
Subject:
Taxation - Corporate Income, Taxation - Individual Income
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This act phases out the manufacture and sale of products containing microbeads. Microbeads are tiny plastic beads used as scrubs and exfoliators in cosmetics and over the counter drugs which are harmful to...
Subject:
Waste and Recycling, Water
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This act requires all secondary schools in the state to include CPR and AED training in the school’s health education curricula. The act provides an exception to students whose parents object to...
Subject:
Curriculum and Programming, K-12 Education, Public Health
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature
Summary:
This act prohibits any law enforcement agency in the state from using a quota system that requires a minimum number of citations or warnings, except for in cases when it is required to meet the terms of a...
Subject:
Policing
Year:
2014
Source:
Illinois Legislature