Bill Status of HB4227  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  RELINQUISHED NEWBORN INFANT

House Sponsors
Rep. Michelle Mussman

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
325 ILCS 2/10


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act. In the definition of "relinquish", removes language stating that it is not a "relinquishment" under the Act if a mother who gives birth to an infant in a hospital, leaves the newborn infant at the hospital (i) without expressing an intent to return for the infant or (ii) stating that she will not return for the infant.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  11/22/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michelle Mussman
  1/5/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/5/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2022HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  1/12/2022HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michelle Mussman
  1/12/2022HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee