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 Bill Status of HB1591  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Patricia R. Bellock - Sandra M. Pihos - Darlene J. Senger, Jack D. Franks, Keith Farnham, Carol A. Sente, Linda Chapa LaVia, La Shawn K. Ford and Michael W. Tryon

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Kirk W. Dillard )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/15/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0375

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
405 ILCS 5/2-107.1from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 2-107.1
405 ILCS 5/3-101from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 3-101
405 ILCS 5/3-400from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 3-400
405 ILCS 5/3-401.1 new
405 ILCS 5/3-751
405 ILCS 5/3-800from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 3-800
405 ILCS 5/3-801from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 3-801
405 ILCS 5/3-801.5
740 ILCS 110/11from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 811
755 ILCS 5/11a-10from Ch. 110 1/2, par. 11a-10

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Code, the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Confidentiality Act, and the Probate Act of 1975. Adds provisions concerning: (i) the administration of psychotropic medication and electroconvulsive therapy on an inpatient and outpatient basis; (ii) the right of a community mental health provider or inpatient mental health facility to be represented by counsel during a respondent's commitment proceedings; (iii) the transportation of a mental health patient by a licensed ambulance service; (iv) the filing of an involuntary admission petition prior to the expiration of an agreed order for outpatient admission; (v) a respondent's right to object to a motion for voluntary dismissal; (vi) the extension of an order for admission on an outpatient basis; (vi) the right of a guardian ad litem to inspect and copy any medical or mental health records; and other matters. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  2/15/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/15/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2011HouseAssigned to Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee
  3/2/2011HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee; 011-000-000
  3/2/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/8/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/8/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  3/10/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol A. Sente
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  3/10/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  3/14/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  3/14/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 15, 2011
  3/15/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Kirk W. Dillard
  3/16/2011SenateFirst Reading
  3/16/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/27/2011SenateAssigned to Human Services
  5/5/2011SenatePostponed - Human Services
  5/10/2011SenateDo Pass Human Services; 007-000-000
  5/10/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 11, 2011
  5/13/2011SenateSecond Reading
  5/13/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 16, 2011
  5/18/2011SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
  5/18/2011HousePassed Both Houses
  6/16/2011HouseSent to the Governor
  8/15/2011HouseGovernor Approved
  8/15/2011HouseEffective Date August 15, 2011
  8/15/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0375

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