HB 4791

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Minors-Juv Ct-Probate

Abstract

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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Jun 23, 2020

House

Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Mar 05, 2020

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary Edly-Allen

Mar 04, 2020

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Terra Costa Howard

House

Recommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Judiciary - Civil Committee; 006-003-000

House

Reported Back To Judiciary - Civil Committee;

House

Do Pass / Short Debate Judiciary - Civil Committee; 009-005-000

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy

Feb 27, 2020

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez

Feb 26, 2020

House

To Family Law Subcommittee

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams

Feb 25, 2020

House

Assigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee

Feb 18, 2020

House

Referred to Rules Committee

House

First Reading

Feb 10, 2020

House

Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz

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