92nd General Assembly
Status of HB4078
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   New Act                                                                     
   30 ILCS 105/5.570 new                                                       

        Creates the Lawyers' Assistance Program Act and amends the  State      
   Finance  Act.  Authorizes  the  Illinois  Supreme  Court to enter into      
   contracts or agreements with or make grants to non-profit entities  to      
   provide assistance to lawyers who are addicted, abuse alcohol or other      
   substances,  or are in need of mental health assistance.  Requires the      
   Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission to collect an annual      
   fee from licensed attorneys in the amount of $7 or as set  by  Supreme      
   Court  rule.  Creates a special fund in the State treasury for deposit      
   of the fees and for  payment  for  the  lawyers'  assistance  program.      
   Effective immediately.                                                      
          FISCAL NOTE (Illinois Courts Administrative Office)                  
          The fees collected and in turn appropriated and used for the         
          limited purposes authorized by HB 4078 would have no fiscal          
          impact on the judicial branch of government, excluding nominal       
          administrative costs.                                                
   JAN-29-2002  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   JAN-29-2002  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   JAN-29-2002  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-13-2002  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               STE GOV ADMIN         
   FEB-22-2002  H  DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE                     005-003-001   HSGA    
   FEB-22-2002  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   MAR-15-2002  H                     FISCAL NOTE REQUESTED BLACK                 
   MAR-15-2002  H  CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   MAR-20-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 MATHIAS               
   MAR-20-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 O'BRIEN               
   MAR-20-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 BEAUBIEN              
   MAR-21-2002  H                         FISCAL NOTE FILED                       
   MAR-21-2002  H  CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   MAR-22-2002  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   MAR-22-2002  H  HELD ON CAL ORDER 2ND RDG - SHORT DEBATE                       
   APR-03-2002  H  PRIMARY SPONSOR CHANGED TO               RYAN                  
   APR-03-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 HAMOS                 
   APR-03-2002  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 BOLAND                
   APR-03-2002  H  ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR                    BEAUBIEN              
   APR-04-2002  H  ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR                    FLOWERS               
   APR-04-2002  H  PLCD CAL ORDER 3RD READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   APR-04-2002  H  THIRD READING/SHORT DEBATE/PASSED        091-026-001           
   APR-09-2002  S  ARRIVE IN SENATE                                               
   APR-09-2002  S  PLACED CALENDAR ORDER OF FIRST READING   02-04-10              
   APR-11-2002  S  CHIEF SPONSOR                            ROSKAM                
   APR-11-2002  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   APR-11-2002  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   APR-17-2002  S       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               EXECUTIVE             
   APR-25-2002  S       DO PASS                             012-000-000   SEXC    
   APR-25-2002  S  PLACED ON CALENDAR ORDER OF 2ND READING  02-05-06              
   MAY-06-2002  S  SECOND READING                                                 
   MAY-06-2002  S  PLACED ON CALENDAR ORDER OF 3RD READING  02-05-07              
   MAY-08-2002  S  THIRD READING - PASSED                   055-000-000           
   MAY-08-2002  H  PASSED BOTH HOUSES                                             
   JUN-06-2002  H  SENT TO THE GOVERNOR                                           
   JUL-31-2002  H  GOVERNOR APPROVED                                              
   JUL-31-2002  H                            EFFECTIVE DATE 02-07-31              
   JUL-31-2002  H  PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0747               


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