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 Bill Status of HB0238  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  LONG TERM CARE-ARBITRATION

House Sponsors
Rep. Mary E. Flowers - LaToya Greenwood - Kathleen Willis - Thomas M. Bennett and Cynthia Soto

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Omar Aquino - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Mattie Hunter - Cristina Castro and David Koehler)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/22/2017SenatePostponed - Judiciary

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
210 ILCS 45/2-202.5 new
210 ILCS 46/2-202.5 new
210 ILCS 47/2-202.5 new
210 ILCS 49/3-101.5 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Nursing Home Care Act, MC/DD Act, ID/DD Community Care Act, and Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Act of 2013. Provides that a facility must not enter into a pre-dispute agreement for binding arbitration with any resident or consumer, or the resident's representative or consumer's guardian, nor require that a resident or consumer sign an arbitration agreement as a condition of admission to the facility. Provides that after a dispute arises, a facility may ask a resident or consumer, or his or her representative or guardian, to enter into an agreement for binding arbitration if the facility and agreement meets specified requirements.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds an immediate effective date.

 Judicial Note (Admin Office of the Illinois Courts)
 This legislation would neither increase nor decrease the number of judges needed in the State.

 Judicial Note, House Committee Amendment No. 1 (Admin Office of the Illinois Courts)
 This legislation would neither increase nor decrease the number of judges needed in the State.

 State Mandates Fiscal Note (Dept. of Commerce & Economic Opportunity)
 This legislation does not create a State mandate.

 State Mandates Fiscal Note, House Committee Amendment No. 1 (Dept. of Commerce & Economic Opportunity)
 This legislation does not create a State mandate.

 Fiscal Note, House Committee Amendment No. 1 (Dept. of Public Health)
 HB 238 (H-AM 1) has minimal or no fiscal impact to the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  12/15/2016HousePrefiled with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  1/11/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/11/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/25/2017HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  2/8/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  2/8/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/8/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/8/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  2/14/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Human Services Committee
  2/23/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote
  2/23/2017HouseDo Pass as Amended / Standard Debate Human Services Committee; 007-000-005
  2/23/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
  3/7/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Fiscal Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Tom Demmer
  3/7/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 State Mandates Fiscal Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Tom Demmer
  3/7/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Judicial Note Requested as Amended by Rep. Tom Demmer
  3/8/2017HouseJudicial Note Filed
  3/9/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Judicial Note Filed as Amended
  3/9/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
  3/14/2017HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Filed
  3/14/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 State Mandates Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
  3/14/2017HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Fiscal Note Filed as Amended
  3/15/2017HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
  3/15/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
  3/21/2017HouseThird Reading - Standard Debate - Passed 069-040-000
  3/22/2017SenateArrive in Senate
  3/22/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/22/2017SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
  3/22/2017SenateFirst Reading
  3/22/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/22/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
  3/24/2017SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  4/25/2017SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  4/26/2017SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  4/26/2017SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
  4/27/2017SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
  5/3/2017SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  5/9/2017SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  5/12/2017SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 19, 2017
  5/16/2017SenatePostponed - Judiciary
  5/19/2017SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 26, 2017
  5/22/2017SenatePostponed - Judiciary

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