Bill Status of SB2251  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  DEPT VET AFF-OUTBREAK VISITS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Sue Rezin - Craig Wilcox - Dan McConchie, Donald P. DeWitte and Jason Plummer

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/16/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 2805/2.01c


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Department of Veterans' Affairs Act. Defines "outbreak". Provides that if a Veterans Home administrator or a member of the administrative staff is notified that an outbreak has occurred, the Department of Veterans' Affairs and the Department of Public Health shall conduct an onsite visit to assess the status of the spread and determine if any additional actions can be taken to lessen exposure to the disease. Provides that the Department of Veterans' Affairs and Department of Public Health are to conduct the site visit as soon as practical, but in no event shall the visit be delayed later than the end of the next business day. Requires the Department of Veterans' Affairs to post specific information on its website upon conducting a site visit.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/26/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Sue Rezin
  2/26/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/26/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/1/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Donald P. DeWitte
  3/9/2021SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Craig Wilcox
  3/9/2021SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan McConchie
  3/23/2021SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/24/2021SenateTo Executive- Government Operations
  4/13/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason Plummer
  4/16/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments