Bill Status of HR0868 98th General Assembly
Short Description: COPD AWARENESS/INITIATIVES
Rep. Patricia R. Bellock - Sandra M. Pihos and William Davis
| 5/1/2014||House||Resolution Adopted|
Synopsis As Introduced
Recognizes Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) as a chronic health condition in Illinois. Urges the Illinois Department of Public Health to include COPD as a chronic health condition in its efforts to address serious and chronic health conditions in Illinois by seeking out and applying for funding and grants available to provide public awareness or treatment for COPD. Urges the Illinois Department of Public Health to include COPD as a chronic health condition in its current efforts to educate the public about the effects of smoking or other preventable and treatable chronic health conditions. Designates November of 2014 as COPD Awareness Month in the State of Illinois.