Bill Status of HB4327 99th General Assembly
Short Description: POWER OF ATTY-CHILD CUSTODY
Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
(Sen. Pamela J. Althoff and Kimberly A. Lightford)
| 7/22/2016||House||Public Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0599|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
|755 ILCS 45/Art. I-A heading new|
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Children and Family Services Act. Provides that, during any investigation of alleged child abuse or neglect that does not result in a placement of the child outside of the child's home, the Department of Children and Family Services shall provide information to the parent or guardian about community service programs that provide respite care, voluntary guardianship, or other support services for families in crisis. Amends the Illinois Power of Attorney Act. Provides that a parent or legal custodian of a child may execute a power of attorney delegating to another person, for a period not to exceed one year (or a longer period in the case of a servicemember), certain powers regarding the care and custody of the child. Contains provisions regarding: the legal effects of the power of attorney; the form of the power of attorney; other laws; and other matters.
House Committee Amendment No. 1
|755 ILCS 45/Art. I-A heading new|
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Guardianship of Minors Article of the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that a parent or guardian who is a member of the Armed Forces of the United States, including any reserve component thereof, or the commissioned corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration or the Public Health Service of the United States Department of Health and Human Services detailed by proper authority for duty with the Armed Forces of the United States, or who is required to enter or serve in the active military service of the United States under a call or order of the President of the United States or to serve on State active duty, may appoint a short-term guardian for a period of longer than 365 days if on active duty service. Provides that the writing appointing the short-term guardian shall include the dates of the parent's or guardian's active duty service, and the appointment may not exceed the term of active duty plus 30 days. Makes corresponding changes in the statutory appointment of short term guardian form.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 11/3/2015||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Patricia R. Bellock|| 11/9/2015||House||First Reading|| 11/9/2015||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 2/23/2016||House||Assigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee|| 3/29/2016||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Patricia R. Bellock|| 3/29/2016||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee|| 4/4/2016||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Judiciary - Civil Committee|| 4/5/2016||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Judiciary - Civil Committee; by Voice Vote|| 4/5/2016||House||Do Pass as Amended / Short Debate Judiciary - Civil Committee; 011-000-000|| 4/5/2016||House||Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate|| 4/7/2016||House||Second Reading - Short Debate|| 4/7/2016||House||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate|| 4/20/2016||House||Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000|| 4/20/2016||Senate||Arrive in Senate|| 4/20/2016||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading April 21, 2016|| 4/22/2016||Senate||Chief Senate Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff|| 4/22/2016||Senate||First Reading|| 4/22/2016||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 5/3/2016||Senate||Assigned to Judiciary|| 5/11/2016||Senate||Do Pass Judiciary; 007-000-000|| 5/11/2016||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 12, 2016|| 5/17/2016||Senate||Second Reading|| 5/17/2016||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 18, 2016|| 5/18/2016||Senate||Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford|| 5/18/2016||Senate||Third Reading - Passed; 058-000-000|| 5/18/2016||House||Passed Both Houses|| 6/16/2016||House||Sent to the Governor|| 7/22/2016||House||Governor Approved|| 7/22/2016||House||Effective Date January 1, 2017|| 7/22/2016||House||Public Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0599|