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 Bill Status of SB0987  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  DOWN SYNDROME INFORMATION

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Christine Radogno - John G. Mulroe, Toi W. Hutchinson and Julie A. Morrison

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
405 ILCS 5/1-100from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 1-100


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
405 ILCS 5/1-100from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 1-100
Adds reference to:
New Act

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Creates the Down Syndrome Information and Awareness Act. Requires the Department of Public Health to make available up-to-date, evidence-based written information about Down syndrome. Sets forth a list of the type of information the Department must offer. Provides that the Department shall make this information available to persons who render prenatal care, postnatal care, or genetic counseling to parents who receive a prenatal or postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome. Requires a health care provider who renders prenatal or postnatal care, or genetic counselor who renders genetic counseling to, upon receipt of a positive test result from a test for Down syndrome, provide an expectant or new parent with the information provided by the Department.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/11/2015SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Christine Radogno
  2/11/2015SenateFirst Reading
  2/11/2015SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/17/2015SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/19/2015SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Christine Radogno
  3/19/2015SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/24/2015SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Executive
  3/25/2015SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/26/2015SenateDo Pass as Amended Executive; 016-000-000
  3/26/2015SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 14, 2015
  3/27/2015SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
  4/17/2015SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
  4/21/2015SenateSecond Reading
  4/21/2015SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 22, 2015
  4/23/2015SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
  4/24/2015SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 15, 2015
  5/15/2015SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2015
  10/8/2015SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As October 20, 2015
  10/10/2015SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/10/2017SenateSession Sine Die

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