92nd General Assembly
Status of HB1021
   [ Home ]   [ Back ]   [ Legislation ]
Please enter a bill number.

 Full Text  Bill Summary

   755 ILCS 40/25            from Ch. 110 1/2, par. 851-25                     

        Amends the Health Care Surrogate Act.  In provisions concerning a      
   health care provider's reasonable inquiry as to  the  availability  of      
   possible  surrogates,  provides  that  a  "reasonable  inquiry"  might      
   include  identifying  a  family  member  by  examining  the  patient's      
   personal  effects  or  medical  records.   Requires that an attempt to      
   contact a  family  member  must  be  made  within  24  hours  after  a      
   determination  that  a  patient  lacks decisional capacity.  Effective      
          FISCAL NOTE (Department of Public Health)                            
          HB 1021 does not create a fiscal impact on the Department.           
   FEB-14-2001  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   FEB-14-2001  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-14-2001  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-16-2001  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               JUD-CIVIL LAW         
   MAR-14-2001  H                         FISCAL NOTE FILED                       
   MAR-14-2001  H                   COMMITTEE               JUD-CIVIL LAW         
   MAR-16-2001  H  DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE                     013-000-000   HJUA    
   MAR-16-2001  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   MAR-20-2001  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   MAR-20-2001  H  PLCD CAL ORDER 3RD READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   APR-06-2001  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


 Full Text  Bill Summary