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Public Act 099-0179





Public Act 099-0179
HB2673 EnrolledLRB099 03960 RLC 23977 b

    AN ACT concerning health.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Mental Health and Developmental
Disabilities Code is amended by changing Section 3-100 as
    (405 ILCS 5/3-100)  (from Ch. 91 1/2, par. 3-100)
    Sec. 3-100. The circuit court has jurisdiction under this
Chapter over persons not charged with a felony who are subject
to involuntary admission. Inmates of penal institutions shall
not be considered as charged with a felony within the meaning
of this Chapter. Court proceedings under Article VIII of this
Chapter may be instituted as to any such inmate at any time
within 90 days prior to discharge of such inmate by expiration
of sentence or otherwise, and if such inmate is found to be
subject to involuntary admission, the order of the court
ordering hospitalization or other disposition shall become
effective at the time of discharge of the inmate from penal
custody. The circuit court has jurisdiction over all persons
alleged to be in need of treatment under Section 2-107.1 of
this Code, whether or not they are charged with a felony.
(Source: P.A. 80-1414.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 07/29/2015