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 Bill Status of HB4606  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  CHILD CARE ACT-RADON TESTING

House Sponsors
Rep. Karen May - Jerry F. Costello, II - Elizabeth Hernandez - Kelly M. Cassidy - Karen A. Yarbrough, Naomi D. Jakobsson, Charles W. Krezwick, Arthur Turner, William Cunningham, La Shawn K. Ford, Marlow H. Colvin, Camille Y. Lilly, Al Riley, Robyn Gabel, Daniel Biss, Elaine Nekritz, Emily McAsey, John D'Amico, Lou Lang, Michelle Mussman, William Davis, Linda Chapa LaVia, Fred Crespo, André M. Thapedi, Rosemary Mulligan, Keith Farnham, Carol A. Sente, Jack D. Franks, Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr., Scott E. Penny, Kimberly du Buclet, Cynthia Soto, Ann Williams, Maria Antonia Berrios, Luis Arroyo and Dena M. Carli

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Heather A. Steans - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Michael Noland, Kwame Raoul, Kimberly A. Lightford, Mattie Hunter and Donne E. Trotter)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/17/2012HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0981

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 10/5.8 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Child Care Act of 1969. Provides that effective January 1, 2013, licensed day care centers, licensed day care homes, and licensed group day care homes shall have the facility tested for radon at least once every 3 years. Provides that effective January 1, 2014, as part of an initial application or application for renewal of a license for day care centers, day care homes, and group day care homes, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services shall require proof the facility has been tested within the last 3 years for radon. Provides that the report of the most current radon measurement shall be posted in the facility next to the license issued by the Department. Effective January 1, 2013.

House Floor Amendment No. 2
Adds reference to:
420 ILCS 46/10

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the provisions of the introduced bill with the following changes. Further amends the Child Care Act of 1969. Provides that with the report concerning the most current radon measurements, a specific statement shall be included which specifies that every parent or guardian is notified that the facility has performed radon measurements to ensure the health and safety of the occupants and includes that the statement shall contain information about the Illinois Emergency Management Agency's recommendations that all residential homes be tested for radon and corrective actions be taken at a specified level and contact information for a parent or guardian to seek additional information either about the facility or regarding radon. Amends the Illinois Radon Awareness Act. Requires disclosure of only the most current (rather than all) records and reports pertaining to elevated radon concentrations within the dwelling. Effective January 1, 2013.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/1/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Karen May
  2/1/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/1/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/7/2012HouseAssigned to Environmental Health Committee
  2/8/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/8/2012HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/17/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen A. Yarbrough
  2/17/2012HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen A. Yarbrough
  2/21/2012HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Environmental Health Committee; 012-004-002
  2/22/2012HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/1/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Karen May
  3/1/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/2/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Karen May
  3/2/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/5/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  3/6/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Environmental Health Committee
  3/8/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted Environmental Health Committee; 012-003-002
  3/8/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry F. Costello, II
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson
  3/9/2012HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Withdrawn by Rep. Karen May
  3/9/2012HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted by Voice Vote
  3/9/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Charles W. Krezwick
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Arthur Turner
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Cunningham
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marlow H. Colvin
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Biss
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emily McAsey
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John D'Amico
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  3/9/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Karen A. Yarbrough
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. André M. Thapedi
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rosemary Mulligan
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith Farnham
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol A. Sente
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack D. Franks
  3/22/2012HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 067-039-003
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Scott E. Penny
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kimberly du Buclet
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann Williams
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maria Antonia Berrios
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  3/22/2012HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dena M. Carli
  3/22/2012SenateArrive in Senate
  3/22/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 23, 2012
  3/22/2012SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
  3/23/2012SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  3/23/2012SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  3/23/2012SenateFirst Reading
  3/23/2012SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/11/2012SenateAssigned to Executive
  4/18/2012SenateHeld in Executive
  4/20/2012SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  4/23/2012SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland
  4/26/2012SenateDo Pass Executive; 010-000-000
  4/26/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 1, 2012
  4/30/2012SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  5/2/2012SenateSecond Reading
  5/2/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 3, 2012
  5/22/2012SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  5/22/2012SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-006-000
  5/22/2012HousePassed Both Houses
  6/20/2012HouseSent to the Governor
  8/17/2012HouseGovernor Approved
  8/17/2012HouseEffective Date January 1, 2013
  8/17/2012HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0981

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