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 Bill Status of HR0063  101st General Assembly

Short Description:  CANCER SCREEN WEEK

House Sponsors
Rep. Margo McDermed - Joyce Mason, Linda Chapa LaVia, Michelle Mussman, Carol Ammons and Lawrence Walsh, Jr.

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/2/2019HouseResolution Adopted

Synopsis As Introduced
Encourages Illinois residents to visit for cancer screening resources and talk to their healthcare providers about their risk factors for all cancer types. Declares the first week of December 2019 as "Cancer Screen Week". Urges the Illinois General Assembly to take actions to evaluate current levels of funding for cancer screening in state medical assistance, public health, or standalone programs to ensure adequate funding is available for cancer screening and/or treatment services. Urges the Illinois General Assembly to identify and advance policies to increase rates of cancer screening and improve cancer screening awareness.

DateChamber Action
  1/29/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Margo McDermed
  2/5/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/13/2019HouseAssigned to Health Care Availability & Accessibility Committee
  2/14/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/19/2019HouseRecommends Be Adopted Health Care Availability & Accessibility Committee; 006-000-000
  2/20/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Resolutions
  3/5/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  3/5/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  3/6/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr.
  3/7/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  4/2/2019HouseResolution Adopted
  4/2/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason
  4/2/2019HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason

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