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 Bill Status of HB5347  100th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr. - Kelly M. Cassidy - Jehan Gordon-Booth, Margo McDermed and Deb Conroy

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
325 ILCS 20/3.5 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Early Intervention Services System Act. Requires the Department of Human Services and the Illinois State Board of Education to jointly develop and implement a State policy under which parents of children with disabilities who previously received early intervention services under the Act may choose the continuation of those services until such children reach the age of 5 or enter, or are eligible under State law to enter, kindergarten. Provides that implementation of the new policy shall be contingent on the Department (i) holding public hearings as provided under the Act and (ii) complying with all applicable federal requirements. Effective January 1, 2019.

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  2/16/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/26/2018HouseAssigned to Special Needs Services
  2/28/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/28/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
  3/1/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
  4/11/2018HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Special Needs Services; 005-000-000
  4/11/2018HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  4/12/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/16/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Special Needs Services
  4/25/2018HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/25/2018HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/27/2018HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/27/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/1/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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