Illinois Advocacy

Welcome to the National Vaccine Information Center Illinois State Team page. This page, along with the email updates you will receive, will help keep you informed of what you can do in your state to help you protect and expand your rights to informed consent to vaccination.

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Action Needed Now

The following table lists the active action alerts for all states.

Bills to Watch

The following table lists the active bills of interest for all states.

State Bill Number Position Status Title
IL HB 347 2022-04-09 OPPOSE Passed Senate on 4/9/2022, now in the House and on Calendar Order of Concurrence Forced tracking, requires providers report to vaccine registry, eliminates exemption from tracking
IL HB 1167 2022-04-05 OPPOSE Enacted, Act 102-0697, Effective 4/5/2022 Denies benefits to school employees who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 that are provided to those fully vaccinated
IL HB 4263 2022-02-18 SUPPORT Assigned to House Insurance Special Issues Subcommittee on 2/17/2022 Prohibits insurance companies from discriminating based on vaccine status
IL HB 4611 2022-02-11 SUPPORT Scheduled for hearing in House Executive Committee on 2/16/2022 Prohibits sharing the personal vaccine information of another person
IL HB 4174 2022-02-11 SUPPORT HB 4174 scheduled for hearing in House Executive Committee on 2/16/2022 Prohibits COVID-19 Vaccine mandates for school students
IL HB 4239 2022-02-11 SUPPORT Scheduled for hearing in House Executive Committee on 2/16/2022 Prohibits discrimination against individuals who refuse COVID-19 vaccinations
IL HB 4149 2022-02-11 SUPPORT Scheduled for a hearing in House Executive Committee on 2/16/2022 Provides the State or local government shall not require a minor to obtain healthcare or precautions
IL HB 4244 2022-02-03 OPPOSE HB 4244 assigned to the House Special Issues Human Services Subcommittee on 1/28/2022 Mandates that vaccine providers report to the vaccine data tracking/registry system
IL HB 4806 2022-01-29 SUPPORT Introudced and referred to the House Rules Committee on 1/27/2022 Establishes refusing to vaccinate a child for COVID-19 is not considered medical neglect
IL HB 4698 2022-01-23 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Rules Committee on 1/21/2022 Establishes bodily autonomy for individuals to freely accept or refuse vaccination
IL HB 4297 2022-01-17 SUPPORT Referred to House Rules Committee on 1/5/2022 Allows proof of natural immunity to satisfy COVID-19 vaccine requirements
IL HB 4259 2021-12-10 OPPOSE Motion Filed - Table Bill/Resolution Pursuant to Rule 60(b), Rep. Jonathan Carroll Requires individuals to pay out of pocket for hospital care if not vaccinated for COVID-19
IL HB 4106 2021-09-06 SUPPORT Referred to the House Rules Committee on 9/3/2021 Prohibits COVID-19 mandates and requiring vaccine credential for college enrollment
IL HB 4134 2021-09-06 OPPOSE Referred to the House Rules Committee on 9/3/2021 Mandates COVID-19 Vaccines for nursing home facility staff, establishes penalties

Announcements

The following table lists postings about events, initiatives, people, and pretty much anything related to protecting and expanding your rights!