Bill Status of HB4180  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  LIFE CARE FACILITIES-RIGHTS

House Sponsors
Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, Robyn Gabel, Suzanne Ness, Lakesia Collins, Kelly M. Cassidy, Ann M. Williams and Janet Yang Rohr

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/4/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
210 ILCS 40/13 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Life Care Facilities Act. Provides that a resident is entitled to be represented by at least one resident voting member on the board of directors or equivalent governing body of the resident's provider. Requires a provider with more than one facility to seat as a member on the provider's board of directors or equivalent governing body at least one resident from each of the provider's facilities in the State. Provides that a resident has the right to self-organization. Prohibits reprisal by a provider in response to specified activities. Requires a provider's board of directors or equivalent governing body to (1) hold quarterly meetings to discuss specified subjects and (2) consult and discuss with a facility's residents or the representatives of a facility's residents any proposed action that might significantly affect the well-being of the facility's residents or the financial stability of the facility before taking the proposed action. Requires the Department of Public Health to ensure that providers comply with the provisions by instituting a penalty for noncompliance. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  10/19/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
  10/19/2021HouseFirst Reading
  10/19/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/25/2022HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  2/2/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/9/2022HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 009-005-000
  2/10/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Suzanne Ness
  2/10/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lakesia Collins
  2/10/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/15/2022HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/28/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
  3/1/2022HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/1/2022HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/3/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Janet Yang Rohr
  3/4/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee