MCKEON, MCCARTHY, POE, KLINGLER, BOLAND, LYONS,JOSEPH,
MOORE,EUGENE, SCHAKOWSKY, BROSNAHAN, RYDER, FANTIN,
CAPPARELLI, BLACK, DAVIS,MONIQUE, CROTTY AND GASH.
IL NURSING ACT-SUNSET
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Regulatory Agency Sunset Act. Changes the sunset date
for the Illinois Nursing Act of 1987 from December 31, 1997 to January
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB1076 fails to create a State mandate
under the State Mandates Act.
HOME RULE NOTE
HB 1076 does not preempt home rule authority.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Professional Regulation)
FY1998 cost is approximately $3 M; estimated costs for FY1999
thru 2008 total $41.4 M. Fees under the current program appear
to be adequate to sustain the fund through that period.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Adds reference to:
225 ILCS 65/3 from Ch. 111, par. 3503
225 ILCS 65/4 from Ch. 111, par. 3504
225 ILCS 65/4.1 new
225 ILCS 65/28 from Ch. 111, par. 3528
Amends the Illinois Nursing Act of 1987. Provides that the
Governor shall appoint a task force to study the roles,
responsibilities, training, competency, and supervision of persons
employed to assist a nurse. Deletes the definition of "professional
nursing" and replaces it with a definition of "registered professional
nursing practice". Changes the definition of "practical nursing".
Provides for the creation of a professional assistance (addiction)
program for nurses and a task force to advise on its creation.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Changes the total membership of the task force from 9 to 11
members to include representatives of the Department of Professional
Regulation and the Department of Public Health.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0248
Last action date: 97-07-29
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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