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 Bill Status of HB1225  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  STUDENT ATHLETE-CARDIAC ARREST

House Sponsors
Rep. Daniel J. Burke - JoAnn D. Osmond - Daniel V. Beiser - Patrick J. Verschoore, Frances Ann Hurley, La Shawn K. Ford and All Other Members of the House

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Michael E. Hastings - Jacqueline Y. Collins, Napoleon Harris, III and Kimberly A. Lightford)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/12/2013HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0305

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act. Provides that the Act applies to public schools, school districts, and recognized nonpublic schools. Requires the Department of Public Health and the State Board of Education to develop and post on their publicly accessible Internet websites guidelines and other relevant materials to inform and educate students participating in or desiring to participate in an athletic activity, their parents, and their coaches about the nature and warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest. Sets forth provisions concerning a sudden cardiac arrest symptoms and warning signs information sheet, informational meetings regarding the symptoms and warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest, and a sudden cardiac arrest training course. Provides that (i) a student who exhibits signs or symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest while participating in an athletic activity must be removed by the team's head coach from participation at that time, (ii) if a student is known to have exhibited signs or symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest at any time prior to or following an athletic activity, the team's head coach shall prevent the student from participating in an athletic activity, and (iii) a student removed or prevented from participating in an athletic activity shall not return to participation until the student is evaluated and cleared for return to participation in writing by a physician licensed to practice medicine in all of its branches, certified nurse practitioner, or cardiologist; sets forth penalties. Contains provisions concerning other youth athletic activities, construction of the Act, and agency rules. Effective 60 days after becoming law.

House Committee Amendment No. 2
Deletes reference to:
New Act
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 5/22-80 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the School Code. Provides that a school entity (defined as a public school, school district, or nonpublic school recognized by the State Board of Education) shall require all physical education teachers and all coaches and referees of interscholastic athletics, student athletes, and athletic trainers to annually watch a training video, provided free of charge to the entity and of no more than 15 minutes in length, on hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators. Effective immediately.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2
Deletes reference to:
105 ILCS 5/22-80 new
Adds reference to:
105 ILCS 25/1.10 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Interscholastic Athletic Organization Act. Requires the Illinois High School Association to post a training video on hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators on the association's Internet website, but only if it is provided to the association free of charge and is no more than 15 minutes in length. Requires school districts to notify parents and staff in newsletters, bulletins, calendars, or other correspondence currently published by the school district of the posted video and encourage parents and staff to view it. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2013HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  2/1/2013HouseFirst Reading
  2/1/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
  2/13/2013HouseAssigned to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  2/25/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  2/26/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  2/26/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/28/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/6/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  3/6/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/7/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Elementary & Secondary Education Committee
  3/13/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/13/2013HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Elementary & Secondary Education Committee; 007-003-000
  3/13/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  3/13/2013HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/15/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/15/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/15/2013HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  3/15/2013HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  4/8/2013HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 072-037-000
  4/8/2013HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick J. Verschoore
  4/8/2013HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
  4/8/2013HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Patrick J. Verschoore
  4/10/2013SenateArrive in Senate
  4/10/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 11, 2013
  4/11/2013SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
  4/11/2013SenateFirst Reading
  4/11/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/25/2013SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Michael E. Hastings
  4/30/2013SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  4/30/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 1, 2013
  5/1/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
  5/1/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/6/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Judiciary
  5/7/2013SenateSecond Reading
  5/7/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 8, 2013
  5/7/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
  5/7/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  5/8/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Judiciary
  5/8/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Judiciary
  5/16/2013SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  5/21/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
  5/21/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Assignments
  5/21/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Judiciary
  5/21/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Judiciary; 010-000-000
  5/21/2013SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
  5/21/2013SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/21/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Hastings
  5/21/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  5/21/2013SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  5/21/2013SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
  5/21/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  5/21/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  5/22/2013HouseArrived in House
  5/22/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 2
  5/28/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Daniel J. Burke
  5/28/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/28/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-001-000
  5/29/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 House Concurs 117-000-000
  5/29/2013HouseHouse Concurs
  5/29/2013HousePassed Both Houses
  5/29/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor All Other Members of the House
  6/19/2013HouseSent to the Governor
  8/12/2013HouseGovernor Approved
  8/12/2013HouseEffective Date August 12, 2013
  8/12/2013HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0305

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