Bill Status of HB0677  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  HOME BIRTH SAFETY ACT

House Sponsors
Rep. Robyn Gabel - Mary E. Flowers - Anna Moeller - Kelly M. Cassidy - Michael Halpin, Thomas Morrison, Allen Skillicorn and Kathleen Willis

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
5 ILCS 80/4.38 new
225 ILCS 60/4from Ch. 111, par. 4400-4
225 ILCS 65/50-15was 225 ILCS 65/5-15
305 ILCS 5/5-5from Ch. 23, par. 5-5


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Home Birth Safety Act. Provides for the licensure of midwives by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and for certain limitations on the activities of licensed midwives. Creates the Illinois Midwifery Board. Sets forth provisions concerning application, qualifications, grounds for disciplinary action, and administrative procedures. Amends the Regulatory Sunset Act to set a repeal date for the new Act of January 1, 2028. Amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987, the Nurse Practice Act, and the Illinois Public Aid Code to make related changes.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robyn Gabel
  1/25/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/25/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/26/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
  2/8/2017HouseAssigned to Health Care Licenses Committee
  2/8/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/14/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/16/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
  2/22/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/22/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Health Care Licenses Committee
  2/23/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  2/23/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/23/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/7/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Health Care Licenses Committee
  3/10/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
  3/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/31/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/31/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee