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 Bill Status of HB5544  99th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Carol Ammons - Camille Y. Lilly - Jehan Gordon-Booth and Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
210 ILCS 9/90
210 ILCS 9/150

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Assisted Living and Shared Housing Act. Requires assisted living and shared housing establishment's service delivery contracts to include a copy of the establishment's emergency involuntary termination of residency plan and the establishment's discharge protocol. Requires establishments covered by the Act to develop a discharge protocol and an emergency involuntary termination plan. Defines "emergency involuntary termination of residency plan" and "discharge protocol". Requires establishments that accept Alzheimer's and dementia patients within 30 days of admission or 30 days after an establishment's existing resident is diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia to develop a pre-emptive plan of discharge for the resident. Contains requirements for emergency involuntary termination of residency plans and discharge protocols. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons
  2/10/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/10/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/1/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  3/1/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
  4/4/2016HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  4/8/2016HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 22, 2016
  4/22/2016HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/27/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr.
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

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