IL SB1944 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-2)
Status: Passed on August 24 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-24 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0326
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Repeals the Hypodermic Syringes and Needles Act. Amends the Environmental Protection Act, the Drug Paraphernalia Control Act, and the Unified Code of Corrections to make conforming changes. Effective January 1, 2018.

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Roll Calls

2017-05-30 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 103 N: 12 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-04-27 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-08-24SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0326
2017-08-24SenateEffective Date January 1, 2018
2017-08-24SenateGovernor Approved
2017-06-28SenateSent to the Governor
2017-05-30SenatePassed Both Houses
2017-05-30HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-05-30HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
2017-05-30HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 103-012-000
2017-05-30HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Reginald Phillips
2017-05-26HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2017
2017-05-24HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-24HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-24HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2017-05-24HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Health Care Licenses Committee; 013-002-000
2017-05-19HouseCommittee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) May 26, 2017
2017-05-17HouseRemains in Health Care Licenses Committee
2017-05-17HouseMotion Do Pass - Lost Health Care Licenses Committee; 007-008-000
2017-05-09HouseAssigned to Health Care Licenses Committee
2017-05-03HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-05-03HouseFirst Reading
2017-05-01HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2017-04-28HouseArrived in House
2017-04-27SenateThird Reading - Passed; 052-000-000
2017-04-26SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 27, 2017
2017-04-26SenateSecond Reading
2017-03-29SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
2017-03-29SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 30, 2017
2017-03-29SenateDo Pass as Amended Public Health; 008-000-000
2017-03-28SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
2017-03-28SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Public Health
2017-03-22SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
2017-03-22SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Chris Nybo
2017-03-17SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 7, 2017
2017-03-08SenatePostponed - Public Health
2017-02-28SenateAssigned to Public Health
2017-02-10SenateReferred to Assignments
2017-02-10SenateFirst Reading
2017-02-10SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Chris Nybo

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
41553.458Amended CodeCitation Text
7206003.5Amended CodeCitation Text
7206004Amended CodeCitation Text
720635ActRepealed CodeCitation Text
73055-5-3Amended CodeCitation Text

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