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Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Relocates a provision regarding special immigrant minors from the Abused, Neglected, or Dependent Minors Article to the General Provisions Article. Amends the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that a petition for guardianship of the person of a minor who is 18 years of age or older, but who has not yet attained 21 years of age, may be filed by a parent, relative, or nonrelative person over the age of 21. Provides that a court making determinations concerning such a petition shall consider the best interest of the minor. Provides that an appointed guardian shall have responsibility for the custody, nurture, and tuition of the minor, and shall have the right to determine the minor's residence based on the minor's best interest. Provides that a minor who is the subject of a petition for guardianship or for extension of guardianship may be referred for psychological, educational, medical, or social services under certain circumstances. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.
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Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard
Recommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Judiciary - Civil Committee; 006-003-000
Reported Back To Judiciary - Civil Committee;
Do Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Civil Committee; 009-005-000
Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
To Family Law Subcommittee
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech
Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
Assigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee
Referred to Rules Committee
Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
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