Bill Sponsors: IL HB0055 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Guardians For Adults With Disabilities Article of the Probate Act of 1975. Changes the definition of "developmental disability" to mean a disability that is attributable to an intellectual disability or a related condition. Defines "intellectual disability". Provides that, in the case of an intellectual disability, the required report for a petition for adjudication of disability and for appointment of a guardian shall include a psychological evaluation of the respondent that has been performed by a clinical psychologist within one year of the date of the filing of the petition. Makes a corresponding change.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)

Status: (Passed) 2021-07-23 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0109 [HB0055 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Daniel Didech [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-059FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Terra Costa Howard [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-048FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Jonathan Carroll [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-057FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Sara Feigenholtz [D]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-006FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Laura Murphy [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-028FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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