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 Bill Status of HB4778  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Angelo Saviano - Thomas Holbrook

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. M. Maggie Crotty)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 65/65-40was 225 ILCS 65/15-20
225 ILCS 85/4from Ch. 111, par. 4124
720 ILCS 570/102from Ch. 56 1/2, par. 1102
720 ILCS 570/303.05

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Nurse Practice Act, the Pharmacy Practice Act, and the Illinois Controlled Substances Act to allow for the delegation of prescriptive authority to an advanced practice nurse by a physician licensed to practice medicine in all its branches or a licensed podiatrist for any Schedule III through V controlled substances (now, Schedule III, III-N, IV, or V controlled substances). In the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, sets forth guidelines for the prescriptive authority delegated to advanced practice nurses as it relates to certain controlled substances, including Schedule II controlled substances.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that there is no rulemaking authority under the amendatory Act, but that the Governor may suggest rules by filing them with the General Assembly and requesting that the General Assembly authorize such rulemaking by law, enact the suggested rules into law, or take other appropriate action in the General Assembly's discretion.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
In the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, removes the limitation on rulemaking authority.

DateChamber Action
  2/5/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Angelo Saviano
  2/6/2008HouseFirst Reading
  2/6/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2008HouseAssigned to Registration and Regulation Committee
  3/5/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Registration and Regulation Committee
  3/5/2008HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Registration and Regulation Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/6/2008HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Registration and Regulation Committee; 015-000-000
  3/6/2008HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/6/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Holbrook
  4/18/2008HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 9, 2008
  5/8/2008HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/8/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/9/2008HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 23, 2008
  5/14/2008HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 113-000-000
  5/15/2008SenateArrive in Senate
  5/15/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  5/15/2008SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. M. Maggie Crotty
  5/15/2008SenateFirst Reading
  5/15/2008SenateReferred to Rules
  5/15/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee
  5/22/2008SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities
  5/22/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2008
  5/27/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. M. Maggie Crotty
  5/27/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  5/27/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Licensed Activities
  5/28/2008SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/28/2008SenateDo Pass as Amended Licensed Activities; 007-000-000
  5/28/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 28, 2008
  5/28/2008SenateSecond Reading
  5/28/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 29, 2008
  5/29/2008SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  5/29/2008HouseArrived in House
  5/29/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/30/2008HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Angelo Saviano
  5/30/2008HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  7/1/2008HouseRule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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