IL HB2800 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-2)
Status: Engrossed on April 24 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-04-25 - Referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Perinatal HIV Prevention Act. Provides that every health care professional who provides health care services to a pregnant person, unless a pregnant person already has a documented negative HIV status (currently, already been tested) during the third trimester of the current pregnancy (currently, during the current pregnancy) or is already documented to be HIV-positive, shall provide specified HIV counseling and shall test the person for HIV on an opt-out basis (currently, unless she refuses). Adds provisions concerning when opt-out HIV testing and rapid opt-out HIV testing shall occur. Makes changes to provisions concerning specified HIV counseling requirements. Makes changes to provisions concerning reporting, including requiring that a specified report concerning a HIV-positive pregnant or post-partum person or HIV-exposed newborn shall be made by a health care facility to the Department of Public Health's Perinatal HIV Hotline within 12 hours but not later than 24 hours of test results (currently, a health facility shall report within 24 hours after birth if a woman is HIV-positive and the newborn is HIV-exposed). Provides that the provisions of the Act requiring testing for HIV (currently, provisions of the Act) shall not apply when a parent or guardian objects to HIV testing on certain grounds. Defines "birthing center", "opt-out testing", and "third trimester". Changes references from "pregnant woman" to "pregnant person" and makes other similar changes. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2017-04-24 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 112 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-04-25SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-04-25SenateFirst Reading
2017-04-25SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
2017-04-25SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
2017-04-25SenateArrive in Senate
2017-04-24HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 112-000-000
2017-04-17HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2017-04-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
2017-04-07HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-04-07HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted
2017-04-07HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-23HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
2017-03-22HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-22HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-03-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Batinick
2017-03-15HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-03-15HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
2017-03-15HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 012-000-000
2017-03-15HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote
2017-03-09HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Human Services Committee
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-07HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jaime M. Andrade, Jr.
2017-02-22HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
2017-02-08HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-08HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-08HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers

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