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 Bill Status of SB2878  99th General Assembly


Short Description:  POLICE-EPINEPHRINE ADMIN-TRAIN

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Chris Nybo - John G. Mulroe - Thomas Cullerton - Donne E. Trotter

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 2610/40 new
50 ILCS 705/10.19 new
410 ILCS 620/3.21from Ch. 56 1/2, par. 503.21
30 ILCS 805/8.40 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Police Act and the Illinois Police Training Act creating the Annie LeGere Law. Provides that the Department of State Police and the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board may conduct or approve training programs for officers to recognize and respond to anaphylaxis including the administration of an epinephrine auto-injector. Provides that the Department of State Police or a local governmental agency may authorize officers to carry, administer, or assist in the administration of epinephrine auto-injectors if they have completed the requiring training and provide for written policies on the use of epinephrine auto-injectors. Limits liability for use of epinephrine auto-injectors by police officers. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 3
Adds reference to:
New Act
105 ILCS 5/22-30

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the introduced Bill and adding to that language that a physician's assistant or advanced practice nurse must have prescriptive authority to provide a standing protocol or prescription for epinephrine auto-injectors in the name of the Department of State Police or a local government agency. Additionally, creates the Epinephrine Auto-Injector Act. Provides that a health care practitioner may prescribe epinephrine auto-injectors in the name of an authorized entity where allergens capable of causing anaphylaxis may be present. Requires each employee, agent, or other individual of the authorized entity to complete a training program before using an epinephrine auto-injector. Provides that a trained employee, agent, or other individual of the authorized entity may either provide or administer an epinephrine auto-injector to a person whom the employee, agent, or other individual believes in good faith is experiencing anaphylaxis. Contains provisions concerning costs, limitations, and rulemaking. Amends the School Code in provisions concerning the self-administration and self-carry of asthma medication and epinephrine auto-injectors and the administration of undesignated epinephrine auto-injectors or an opioid antagonist. With respect to asthma medication and epinephrine auto-injectors, provides that before and after normal school activities includes while being transported on a school bus. Provides that the secure location for a supply of undesignated epinephrine auto-injectors must be accessible before, during, and after school. Makes other changes concerning definitions, costs, training, reporting to the State Board of Education, and the amount of epinephrine auto-injectors.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 4
Requires the Department of Public Health to include links to training providers' websites on its website. In provisions amending the Illinois Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, includes the Epinephrine Auto-Injector Act as an exception to the Illinois Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/17/2016SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Chris Nybo
  2/17/2016SenateFirst Reading
  2/17/2016SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/2/2016SenateAssigned to Public Health
  3/9/2016SenatePostponed - Public Health
  3/10/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Chris Nybo
  3/10/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/16/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Public Health
  3/16/2016SenatePostponed - Public Health
  3/16/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Postponed - Public Health
  3/17/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Chris Nybo
  3/17/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  3/22/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Chris Nybo
  3/22/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 3 Referred to Assignments
  3/30/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 3 Assignments Refers to Public Health
  3/30/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-8 (b-1), this amendment will remain in the Committee on Assignments
  4/5/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 3 Adopted
  4/6/2016SenateDo Pass as Amended Public Health; 009-000-000
  4/6/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 7, 2016
  4/6/2016SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
  4/6/2016SenateSponsor Removed Sen. John G. Mulroe
  4/7/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
  4/7/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
  4/8/2016SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  4/12/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 4 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Chris Nybo
  4/12/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 4 Referred to Assignments
  4/12/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 4 Assignments Refers to Public Health
  4/13/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 4 Recommend Do Adopt Public Health; 005-000-000
  4/19/2016SenateSecond Reading
  4/19/2016SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 4 Adopted; Nybo
  4/19/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 20, 2016
  4/22/2016SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 13, 2016
  5/3/2016SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  5/27/2016SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2016
  7/31/2016SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/10/2017SenateSession Sine Die

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