RAUSCHENBERGER AND TROTTER.
720 ILCS 600/3.5
720 ILCS 600/4 from Ch. 56 1/2, par. 2104
720 ILCS 635/1 from Ch. 38, par. 22-50
720 ILCS 635/2 from Ch. 38, par. 22-51
720 ILCS 635/2.5 new
720 ILCS 635/4 from Ch. 38, par. 22-53
720 ILCS 635/5 from Ch. 38, par. 22-54
720 ILCS 635/3 rep.
Amends the Drug Paraphernalia Control Act and the Hypodermic
Syringes and Needles Act. Authorizes a person who is at least 18
years of age to purchase up to 10 sterile hypodermic syringes or
needles at a pharmacy without a prescription. Authorizes a pharmacist
to sell up to 10 sterile hypodermic syringes or needles to a person
who is at least 18 years of age. Provides that the Illinois
Department of Public Health must develop educational materials
regarding safer injection, HIV prevention, syringe disposal, and drug
treatment and make copies of those materials available to pharmacists.
Provides that pharmacists must make those educational materials
available to persons who purchase syringes. Repeals the Section in the
Hypodermic Syringes and Needles Act requiring a person who sells a
syringe, needle, or instrument to keep a record of the sale.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Moves a subsection added by the bill to the end of the Section in
the Drug Paraphernalia Control Act that exempts a person from a
violation who is legally authorized to possess hypodermic syringes and
needles under the Hypodermic Syringes and Needles Act.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Adds reference to:
720 ILCS 635/2.6 new
Provides that the provision permitting a person who is at least
18 years of age to purchase from a pharmacy and have in his or her
possession up to 10 sterile hypodermic syringes or needles is
inoperative after January 1, 2006. Provides that the Department of
Public Health shall conduct a study on the effects of this amendatory
Act of the 92nd General Assembly on the reduction in the incidents of
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and hepatitis B and shall
report its findings and recommendations to the Governor and the
General Assembly by January 1, 2005.
FEB-20-2001 S FIRST READING
FEB-20-2001 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
FEB-28-2001 S ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE PUBLIC HEALTH
MAR-06-2001 S AMENDMENT NO. 01-PUB HEALTH S
MAR-06-2001 S ADOPTED
MAR-06-2001 S AMENDMENT NO. 02-PUB HEALTH S
MAR-06-2001 S ADOPTED
MAR-06-2001 S DO PASS AS AMENDED 006-003-000 SPBH
MAR-06-2001 S PLACED ON CALENDAR ORDER OF 2ND READING 01-03-07
MAR-08-2001 S SECOND READING
MAR-08-2001 S PLACED ON CALENDAR ORDER OF 3RD READING 01-03-20
MAR-29-2001 S THIRD READING - CONSIDERATION POSTPONED
MAR-29-2001 S PLACED CALENDAR-CONSIDERATION POSTPONED 01-03-30
JUL-01-2001 S REFER TO RULES/PURSUANT SEN RULE 3-9 (B) RULES SRUL
JAN-07-2003 S SESSION SINE DIE
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