• SB1684 PUBLIC HEALTH-ADVISORY COUNCIL

  • Illinois 99th General Assembly

Public Health

Amends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Creates an advisory council on pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorder associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute neuropsychiatric syndrome to advise the Director of Public Health on research, diagnosis, treatment, and education relating to the disorder and syndrome. Sets forth the membership of the council. Designates the Director of Public Health, or his or her designee, as chair of the council. Requires the council, by January 1, 2017 and annually thereafter, to issue a report to the General Assembly with recommendations concerning practice guidelines, mechanisms to increase clinical awareness, outreach to educators and parents, and development of a network of volunteer experts on pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorder associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute neuropsychiatric syndrome.

Related bills and amendments:

SB1684 - HFA2
SB1684 - SCA1

Witness Slip Information

Name Firm, Business, or agency Representing
KERRI HAYES N/A self
Katherine Eisner N/A Self
catherine Drury PANDAS PANS Advocacy and Support self