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 Bill Status of SB0680  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  EXPIRED UNUSED DRUG DISPOSAL

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Pamela J. Althoff - Patricia Van Pelt - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Thomas Cullerton - Melinda Bush

House Sponsors
(Rep. Barbara Wheeler , Martin J. Moylan, Silvana Tabares, Stephanie A. Kifowit, Katie Stuart and Deb Conroy)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/25/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
210 ILCS 150/17
415 ILCS 5/22.58


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Safe Pharmaceutical Disposal Act. Provides that used, expired, or unwanted pharmaceuticals collected by a city, village, or municipality under the Act may be destroyed in a drug destruction device by a law enforcement agency. Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Expands the definition of "drug evidence" in the provision for drug destruction by a law enforcement agency to include any used, expired, or unwanted pharmaceuticals collected under the Safe Pharmaceutical Disposal Act.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds to the pharmaceutical disposal provision that a county may authorize the use of a county facility as a location for a container suitable as a receptacle for disposal of used, expired, or unwanted pharmaceuticals. Adds to the current locations for display of a pharmaceutical disposal container of the city hall or police department, any other facility of a county or municipality. Provides that a county or municipality shall provide continuous or regular notice to the public regarding the availability of the receptacle for used, expired, or unwanted pharmaceuticals. Adds to the definition of "drug destruction device" that the device has been approved by the Environmental Protection Agency. Changes references in the pharmaceutical disposal provision from "illegal drug" to "drug".

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Safe Pharmaceutical Disposal Act. Provides that any county or municipality may authorize the use of its city hall, police department, or any other facility under its control to display a container suitable for use as a receptacle for used, expired, or unwanted pharmaceuticals. Provides that the county or municipality shall provide continuous or regular notice to the public regarding the availability of the receptacle. Provides that to the extent allowed under federal law, pharmaceuticals collected may be disposed of in a drug destruction device under the Environmental Protection Act. Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Defines "drug destruction device" as a device that is used exclusively for that purpose, or to the extent allowed under federal law, to destroy pharmaceuticals collected under the Safe Pharmaceutical Disposal Act. Restores "illegal" within the definitions of "drug evidence", "illegal drug", and "non-retrievable". Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/26/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  1/26/2017SenateFirst Reading
  1/26/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/27/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Patricia Van Pelt
  2/1/2017SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  2/24/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  2/24/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Criminal Law
  2/28/2017SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/1/2017SenateDo Pass as Amended Criminal Law; 008-000-000
  3/1/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 2, 2017
  3/14/2017SenateSecond Reading
  3/14/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 15, 2017
  3/16/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  3/16/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  3/22/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Criminal Law
  3/28/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  4/6/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Criminal Law; 010-000-000
  4/25/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  4/25/2017SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  4/25/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Althoff
  4/25/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  4/25/2017SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
  4/25/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  4/25/2017HouseArrived in House
  4/25/2017HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
  4/25/2017HouseFirst Reading
  4/25/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/19/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  5/19/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
  5/19/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  5/22/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  5/26/2017HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy

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