Mason’s Nuclear Plant Safety Legislation Signed into Law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Joyce Mason’s, D-Gurnee, measure that makes shuttered nuclear power plants more safe by implementing additional safeguards to ensure the facilities are sufficiently funded throughout the decommissioning process was signed into law last...

Mason’s Ethylene Oxide Legislation Signed Into Law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – After months of concerted legislative efforts, state Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, saw her two landmark ethylene oxide measures signed into law by the governor on Friday. “As a mom and as a Gurnee resident, the reports of carcinogenic toxins...

Mason Hosts Fair Tax Informational Session

GURNEE, Ill. – State Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, held a Fair Tax Informational Session at the Warren-Newport Public Library on Thursday. The Fair Tax Informational Session was hosted in coordination with Northwest Lake County League of Women Voters, and featured Ralph...

Mason Passes Legislation Regulating Emissions of Ethylene Oxide

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Residents of Lake County will soon be able to breathe easier, thanks to the passage of Senate Bill 1854, a measure sponsored by state Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, that cracks down on facilities that emit the cancer-causing chemical ethylene oxide....

Mason Supports Legislation to End Human Trafficking in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, is sponsoring Senate Bill 1890, a measure that creates additional safeguards for victims of human trafficking by expanding law enforcement trainings, extending the criminal statute of limitations and cracking down...