92nd General Assembly
Status of HB3934
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   20 ILCS 505/35.7 new                                                        
   20 ILCS 2305/8.5 new                                                        
   20 ILCS 2305/8.6 new                                                        

        Amends the Children and Family Services Act.  Provides  that  the      
   Department of Children and Family Services shall report to the General      
   Assembly specified  information regarding medication given to children      
   in  out-of-home  care  who remained in out-of-home care longer than 90      
   days for at least one placement episode and received "fee for service"      
   medical  assistance  during  fiscal  year  2001.  Provides  that   the      
   Department  shall  report its findings to the Governor and the General      
   Assembly not later than December 15, 2002. Amends  the  Department  of      
   Public  Health  Act. Provides that the Director of Public Health shall      
   appoint an Advisory Council on Psychotropic Drug Therapy for  Children      
   and  Adolescents.  Sets forth the powers of the Council. Provides that      
   the Council shall submit a written report  to  the  Governor  and  the      
   General  Assembly  on  or  before December 31, 2003. Provides that the      
   Department  of  Public  Health  shall  keep  informed  as  to  current      
   developments regarding the  use  of  psychotropic  medication  in  the      
   treatment of children and adolescents. Effective immediately.               
   JAN-22-2002  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   JAN-22-2002  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   JAN-22-2002  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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