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.

Note: You must first register as a NVIC Team Member before you can view action alerts, legislation to watch, and announcements.

Action Needed Now

There are no active action alerts at this time, but please check back soon.

Bills to Watch

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

State Bill Number Position Status Title
IL HB 4297 1/17/2022 SUPPORT Referred to House Rules Committee on 1/5/2022 Allows proof of natural immunity to satisfy COVID-19 vaccine requirements
IL HB 4244 1/12/2022 OPPOSE Referred to the House Human Services Committee on 1/11/2022 Mandates that vaccine providers report to the vaccine data tracking/registry system
IL HB 4263 1/11/2022 SUPPORT Referred to House Rules Committee on 1/5/2022 Prohibits insurance companies from discriminating based on vaccine status
IL HB 4259 12/10/2021 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 4149 10/20/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Rules Committee on 10/19/2021 Provides the State or local government shall not require a minor to obtain healthcare or precautions
IL HB 4174 10/20/2021 SUPPORT Referred to the House Rules Committee on 10/19/2021 Prohibits COVID-19 Vaccine mandates for school students
IL HB 4106 9/6/2021 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 9/6/2021 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!