Illinois General Assembly

Previous General Assemblies

 Bill Status of HB0186  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  JUV CT-PLACEMENT-MINORS-RIGHTS

House Sponsors
Rep. Jim Durkin - Dwight Kay

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Christine Radogno )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
705 ILCS 405/1-5from Ch. 37, par. 801-5


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that a person not appointed guardian or legal custodian or otherwise made a party to a proceeding under the Act, any current or previously appointed foster parent or relative caregiver, or representative of an agency or association interested in the minor has the right to a full evidentiary hearing. Provides that if after an adjudication that a minor is abused or neglected and a notice of a proposed change of placement of the minor is given, a foster parent may file a motion to intervene in the proceeding for the sole purpose of requesting that the placement of the minor be continued with the foster parent. Provides that if placement of a minor has or is being terminated from a foster parent's home when the foster parent had the minor in his or her home for more than 6 months (rather than one year), that foster parent shall have standing and full intervenor status, except where the Department of Children and Family Services or anyone else authorized under the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act has removed the minor from the foster parent because of a documented reasonable belief that the circumstances or conditions of the minor are such that continuing in the residence or care of the foster parent will jeopardize the child's health or safety or presents an imminent risk of harm to the minor's life. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/14/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jim Durkin
  1/18/2011HouseFirst Reading
  1/18/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/8/2011HouseAssigned to Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee
  3/2/2011HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee; 006-004-000
  3/2/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/31/2011HouseRecalled to Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/31/2011HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/5/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dwight Kay
  4/11/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 099-013-003
  4/12/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  4/12/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 13, 2011
  4/14/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Christine Radogno
  4/14/2011SenateFirst Reading
  4/14/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/27/2011SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  5/5/2011SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  5/10/2011SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 008-003-000
  5/10/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 11, 2011
  7/23/2011SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Back To Top