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 Bill Status of HB3970  102nd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Natalie A. Manley

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
705 ILCS 405/2-28from Ch. 37, par. 802-28

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that at the permanency hearing, the permanency goals shall include that the guardianship of the minor will be transferred to an individual or couple on a permanent basis provided that the permanency goals have been deemed inappropriate and not in the child's best interests (rather than ruled out). Provides that adoption and guardianship must be discussed with the current caregiver prior to selecting the guardianship goal. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/23/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Natalie A. Manley
  3/4/2021HouseFirst Reading
  3/4/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

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