IL HB5009 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 19-1)
Status: Introduced on February 13 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-09-14 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Creates the Community Emergency Services and Support Act. Provides that every unit of local government that provides emergency medical services for individuals with physical health needs must also provide appropriate emergency response services to individuals experiencing a mental or behavioral health emergency. Amends the Emergency Telephone System Act to make conforming changes.

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2020-09-14HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
2020-08-12HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
2020-06-23HouseRule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2020-03-12HouseAssigned to Mental Health Committee
2020-03-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Karina Villa
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark L. Walker
2020-03-04HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
2020-03-04HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Bob Morgan
2020-03-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
2020-02-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer
2020-02-21HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2020-02-18HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2020-02-18HouseFirst Reading
2020-02-13HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy

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