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 Bill Status of HB1254  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Julie Hamos - Aaron Schock - Timothy L. Schmitz - David R. Leitch - Elizabeth Coulson, John E. Bradley, Lisa M. Dugan, Dan Brady, Sara Feigenholtz, Richard P. Myers, Robert W. Pritchard, James H. Meyer, Sandra M. Pihos, Elaine Nekritz, Rosemary Mulligan, Patricia Reid Lindner, Ruth Munson and Richard T. Bradley

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. William R. Haine - Christine Radogno - Iris Y. Martinez and Mattie Hunter)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  10/5/2007HouseBill Dead - No Positive Action Taken - Amendatory Veto

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Illinois Health Information Network Act. Requires the Department of Public Health to establish a not for profit corporation to plan the creation of a state-level network for the electronic exchange of medical patients' records among health care providers. Effective immediately.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Reinserts the bill as introduced with the following changes: Eliminates the provision that the Act applies to a patient's "complete" electronic health records and conditions patient consent upon the patient's ability to give consent. Authorizes ILHIN to assist associations of health care providers as well as health care providers, and specifies that assistance is in accordance with federal law. Specifies those persons and providers ILHIN may charge fees. Specifies the conditions under which the Department may make ILHIN data available. Makes changes in the ILHIN governing board. Effective immediately.

Governor Amendatory Veto Message
Recommends that the bill be changed as follows: changes the Act’s title to the Illinois Health Information Network Advisory Group. Requires the Department of Healthcare and Family Services (now, the Department of Public Health) to establish an advisory group to assist the Department in implementing the Act (now, establish a not-for-profit corporation to implement the Act). Makes conforming changes. Removes the authority of the Department of Public Health to transfer or license the assets of the Illinois health Network in order to fund the Act’s program.

DateChamber Action
  2/13/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Julie Hamos
  2/15/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/15/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/20/2007HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
  2/23/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Timothy L. Schmitz
  2/23/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. David R. Leitch
  2/28/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Coulson
  2/28/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/1/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John E. Bradley
  3/1/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  3/1/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Brady
  3/1/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by State Government Administration Committee
  3/1/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in State Government Administration Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/1/2007HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 010-000-000
  3/2/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/2/2007HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/2/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/2/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Aaron Schock
  3/2/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard P. Myers
  3/2/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  3/7/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. James H. Meyer
  3/13/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/13/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  3/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elaine Nekritz
  3/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rosemary Mulligan
  3/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia Reid Lindner
  3/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ruth Munson
  3/22/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
  3/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard T. Bradley
  3/27/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  3/27/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/27/2007SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Jeffrey M. Schoenberg
  3/27/2007SenateFirst Reading
  3/27/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  3/27/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. William R. Haine
  3/27/2007SenateSponsor Removed Sen. William R. Haine
  4/20/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christine Radogno
  4/25/2007SenateAssigned to Public Health
  4/25/2007SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. William R. Haine
  5/2/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  5/2/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  5/15/2007SenateDo Pass Public Health; 009-000-000
  5/15/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 16, 2007
  5/15/2007SenateSecond Reading
  5/15/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 16, 2007
  5/24/2007SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  5/24/2007HousePassed Both Houses
  6/22/2007HouseSent to the Governor
  8/21/2007HouseGovernor Amendatory Veto
  9/19/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Amendatory Veto October 2, 2007
  10/5/2007HouseBill Dead - No Positive Action Taken - Amendatory Veto

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