Bill Status of SB3659  102nd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Melinda Bush - Laura Fine - Christopher Belt - Rachelle Crowe, Laura Ellman, Ram Villivalam, Robert Peters, Sara Feigenholtz and Cristina Castro

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 570/322 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that a prescriber shall offer a prescription for naloxone hydrochloride, or another similar drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration, under specified circumstances. Provides for educational information to be provided concerning overdose prevention and the use of naloxone hydrochloride. Provides that a prescriber who does not comply with specified requirements shall be subject to administrative sanctions under the appropriate licensing board. Specifies that the provisions do not create a private right of action against a prescriber, and do not limit a prescriber's liability for the negligent failure to diagnose or treat a patient.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2020SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Melinda Bush
  2/14/2020SenateFirst Reading
  2/14/2020SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/19/2020SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
  2/19/2020SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
  2/19/2020SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
  2/19/2020SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Ellman
  2/19/2020SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam
  2/20/2020SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters
  2/20/2020SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/3/2020SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
  1/13/2021SenateSession Sine Die