Holds the gun industry liable for dangerous sales and marketing tactics that cause real world violence.
Legislation Passed – 103rd GA
HB218 - Firearm Industry Responsibility and Accountability Act (FIRA)
HB2072 - Dental Network Leasing/Virtual Credit Cards
Prevents excess fees and leasing practices by dental insurers to increase transparency and ensure more patient dollars go to patient care.
HB2123 - Digital Forgeries Act
Creates a new cause of action against any person who creates or distributes a digitally altered sexual image (deepfake) of an individual without their consent.
HB2160 - School Treasurer - Townships
Allows certain school districts in northern Cook County to opt out of their current township board of trustees in order to eliminate unnecessary and duplicative units of government.
HB2222 - Amendment to IL Antitrust Act
Increases the oversight of health care facility mergers and acquisitions and gives authority to the Attorney General to enforce existing antitrust laws ensuring competition to reduce healthcare costs and increase access for consumers.
HB2231 - Rideshare Common Carriers
Holds rideshare companies such as Uber and Lyft accountable like all other common carriers when their drivers assault or injure their passengers.
HB2954 - Civil Liability for Doxing Act
Cracks down on ‘doxing,’ a practice used to crowdsource hate and harassment online, by creating a path to justice when personal information is published with the intent to cause harm.
HJR20 - Affirming the Equal Rights Amendment
Urges the Biden Administration to publish the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) as the 28th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Urges Congress to pass a resolution affirming the ERA.
SB55 - Power of Attorney - Visitation
Clarifies the court’s authority to appoint a guardian of a person or estate if their agent does not allow reasonable visitation.
SB58 - Single Use Plastic Reduction
Bans state agencies from buying single-use polystyrene foam containers. No vendor contracted through a state agency or department may provide customers with polystyrene foam containers.
SB101 - PANS/PANDAS
Prevents insurance companies from denying necessary treatment to kids with devastating childhood illnesses.
SB195 - Probate Guardian Appointment
Cracks down on fraud in the financial aid system for higher education by prohibiting the appointment of a guardian for a minor when the purpose is to reduce the financial status of the student. Prevents bad actors from gaming the system and taking scarce dollars away from students truly in need.
SB1563 - EPA - Microplastics
Requires the IEPA to study the impact of microplastics in our environment and make that report available to the public.
SB1673 - MWRD - Floodplain/Stormwater
Codifies the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District authority to impose a civil penalty for violating the stormwater management ordinance.
SB1817 - Housing - Immigration
Protects immigrants from housing discrimination.
SB2379 - Counsel - Immigration
Extends the deadline for the Task Force on Counsel in Immigration Proceedings to submit its findings and recommendations report and extends the life of the Right to Counsel in Immigration Proceedings Act.