IL SB1425 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 52-7)
Status: Passed on August 9 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-08-09 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0331
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Suicide Prevention, Education, and Treatment Act. Makes changes concerning the findings of the General Assembly. Creates the Office of Suicide Prevention within the Department of Public Health for the purpose of implementing the Act. Requires the Office of Suicide Prevention, in consultation with the Illinois Suicide Prevention Alliance, to submit an annual report to the Governor and General Assembly on the effectiveness of the activities and programs undertaken under the Illinois Suicide Prevention Strategic Plan that includes any recommendations for modification to Illinois law to enhance the effectiveness of the Plan (instead of an annual report by the Illinois Suicide Prevention Alliance). Changes what shall be contained in the Plan. Provides that the Office of Suicide Prevention (in addition to the Department) shall provide technical assistance to the Illinois Suicide Prevention Alliance and implement a general awareness and screening program. Provides that the program shall include an annual statewide suicide prevention conference. Removes provisions requiring the Department to establish 5 suicide prevention pilot programs relating to youth, elderly, special populations, high-risk populations, and professional caregivers. Provides that the Office of Suicide Prevention shall establish programs that are consistent with the Plan. Effective July 1, 2019.

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Roll Calls

2019-05-22 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-10 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 57 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-08-09SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0331
2019-08-09SenateEffective Date August 9, 2019
2019-08-09SenateGovernor Approved
2019-06-20SenateSent to the Governor
2019-05-22SenatePassed Both Houses
2019-05-22HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 115-000-000
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark L. Walker
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sue Scherer
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Fred Crespo
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Diane Pappas
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregory Harris
2019-05-16HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Delia C. Ramirez
2019-05-14HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-14HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-13HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
2019-05-09SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick Windhorst
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Jeff Keicher
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Charles Meier
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen
2019-05-09HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2019-05-09HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Mental Health Committee; 014-000-000
2019-05-09HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Yehiel M. Kalish
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
2019-05-08HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Karina Villa
2019-05-01HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
2019-04-30HouseAssigned to Mental Health Committee
2019-04-15SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2019-04-12SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve Stadelman
2019-04-12SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
2019-04-11HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2019-04-11HouseFirst Reading
2019-04-11HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2019-04-11HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
2019-04-11HouseArrived in House
2019-04-10SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
2019-04-10SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
2019-04-10SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Steans
2019-04-10SenateRecalled to Second Reading
2019-04-10SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Robert Peters
2019-04-09SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Public Health; 008-000-000
2019-04-09SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Don Harmon
2019-04-09SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Public Health
2019-04-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steven M. Landek
2019-04-04SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
2019-04-04SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Heather A. Steans
2019-04-03SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
2019-04-01SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
2019-03-27SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2019-03-26SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
2019-03-25SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
2019-03-20SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2019
2019-03-20SenateSecond Reading
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
2019-03-18SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason A. Barickman
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-03-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2019-03-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
2019-03-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John J. Cullerton
2019-03-12SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 13, 2019
2019-03-12SenateDo Pass as Amended Public Health; 010-000-000
2019-03-12SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
2019-03-06SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
2019-03-05SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Public Health
2019-02-27SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2019-02-27SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Heather A. Steans
2019-02-20SenateAssigned to Public Health
2019-02-13SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-02-13SenateFirst Reading
2019-02-13SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Heather A. Steans

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