Bill Status of HB4056  103rd General Assembly


Short Description:  MATERNAL HLTH WORKGROUP ACT

House Sponsors
Rep. Jackie Haas - Norine K. Hammond, Tony M. McCombie and Nicole La Ha

Hearings
Health Care Availability & Accessibility Committee Hearing Mar 5 2024 4:00PM Stratton Building Room C-1 Springfield, IL


Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2024HouseAssigned to Health Care Availability & Accessibility Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Maternal Health and Well-being Workgroup Act. Sets forth the purpose, findings, and definitions. Requires the Department of Public Health's Office of Women's Health and Family Services' Division of Maternal, Child and Family Health Services to create the Maternal Health and Well-being Workgroup to research and highlight the disparities between maternal health care throughout various geographic areas in the State, as well as work on making recommendations on connecting pregnant women and new mothers, particularly in rural and underserved areas, with resources for the health and well-being of the mother and child. Establishes members, appointments, quorum, meeting frequency, compensation, and administrative support. Requires the Workgroup to submit a report to the Governor and the General Assembly by July 1, 2025. Dissolves the Workgroup and repeals the Act on January 1, 2027.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  5/2/2023HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jackie Haas
  5/2/2023HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
  5/2/2023HouseFirst Reading
  5/2/2023HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/18/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony M. McCombie
  2/5/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicole La Ha
  2/14/2024HouseAssigned to Health Care Availability & Accessibility Committee