IL SB2655 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-2)
Status: Engrossed on April 17 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-05-25 - Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that in selecting a permanency goal for a minor over age 15 of substitute care pending independence, the Department of Children and Family Services may provide services to enable reunification and to strengthen the minor's connections with family, fictive kin, and other responsible adults, provided the services are in the minor's best interest. Provides that those services shall be documented in the service plan. Makes conforming changes in the Children and Family Services Act.

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Roll Calls

2018-04-17 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 53 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-05-25HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
2018-05-16HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-16HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Nick Sauer
2018-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
2018-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2018-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
2018-05-09HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-09HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 012-000-000
2018-04-26HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
2018-04-17HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-04-17HouseFirst Reading
2018-04-17HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2018-04-17HouseArrived in House
2018-04-17SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-000-000
2018-03-01SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 13, 2018
2018-03-01SenateSecond Reading
2018-02-27SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading February 28, 2018
2018-02-27SenateDo Pass Human Services; 008-000-000
2018-02-21SenateAssigned to Human Services
2018-02-08SenateReferred to Assignments
2018-02-08SenateFirst Reading
2018-02-08SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Mattie Hunter

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
205055Amended CodeCitation Text
7054052-28Amended CodeCitation Text

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