IL SB2904 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-4)
Status: Passed on July 13 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-13 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0605
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Physician Assistant Practice Act of 1987. Removes language providing that a collaborating physician may collaborate with a maximum of 5 full-time equivalent physician assistants. Amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987, removes language providing that a physician licensed to practice medicine in all its branches may enter into collaborative agreements with no more than 5 full-time equivalent physician assistants except in a hospital, hospital affiliate, or ambulatory surgical treatment center.

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Roll Calls

2018-05-31 - Senate - Concurrence in Senate (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-05-30 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-04-25 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 47 N: 4 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-07-13SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0605
2018-07-13SenateEffective Date January 1, 2019
2018-07-13SenateGovernor Approved
2018-06-29SenateSent to the Governor
2018-05-31SenatePassed Both Houses
2018-05-31SenateSenate Concurs
2018-05-31SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 052-000-000
2018-05-31SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Licensed Activities and Pensions; 007-000-000
2018-05-31SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Licensed Activities and Pensions
2018-05-30SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
2018-05-30SenateHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. Heather A. Steans
2018-05-30SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - May 30, 2018
2018-05-30SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
2018-05-30HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-000-000
2018-05-30HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-30HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2018-05-25HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2018
2018-05-25HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Terri Bryant
2018-05-24HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Health Care Licenses Committee; 013-000-000
2018-05-23HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-23HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-21HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Health Care Licenses Committee
2018-05-21HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
2018-05-18HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2018-05-18HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2018-05-18HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2018-05-17HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Health Care Licenses Committee; 011-001-000
2018-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Burke
2018-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2018-05-15HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy E. Frese
2018-05-15HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie
2018-05-10HouseAlternate Chief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2018-05-10HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2018-05-07HouseAssigned to Health Care Licenses Committee
2018-04-27HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Costello, II
2018-04-26HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-04-26HouseFirst Reading
2018-04-25HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2018-04-25HouseArrived in House
2018-04-25SenateThird Reading - Passed; 047-004-002
2018-04-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Karen McConnaughay
2018-04-10SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 11, 2018
2018-04-10SenateSecond Reading
2018-03-01SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 13, 2018
2018-03-01SenateDo Pass Licensed Activities and Pensions; 010-000-000
2018-02-21SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities and Pensions
2018-02-20SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2018-02-20SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
2018-02-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2018-02-14SenateReferred to Assignments
2018-02-14SenateFirst Reading
2018-02-14SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Heather A. Steans

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