Substitute for H.B. No. 5001
Session Year 2023


To (1) evaluate and implement best practices for expanding employment and transportation opportunities for persons with an intellectual or developmental disability, (2) ameliorate waiting lists for Medicaid waiver program services for such persons, (3) establish an emergency services alert system to help locate such persons when they are reported missing, (4) provide funding for a voluntary registration system for such persons for public safety purposes, (5) increase income and asset limits for medical assistance for such persons, (6) evaluate changing a statutory definition associated with such persons and Intelligence Quotient criteria for such persons, (7) establish a career pipeline for behavioral health and human services positions to ensure an adequate number of providers to serve such persons, and (8) establish a bill of rights for such persons.

Introduced by:
Human Services Committee

 New today  2-4 days old  5 days & older

Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/27/2023Signed by the Governor
 6/22/2023Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/22/2023Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/15/2023(LCO)Public Act 23-137
 6/7/2023On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 6/7/2023Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A,B
 6/7/2023Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A,B
 6/1/2023(LCO)File Number 848
 5/30/2023House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A,B
 5/30/2023House Adopted House Amendment Schedule B 8943
 5/30/2023House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 8934
 5/8/2023(LCO)File Number 738
 5/8/2023House Calendar Number 496
 5/8/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/8/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/1/2023(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 05/08/23 12:00 PM
 4/21/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/20/2023(APP)Joint Favorable
 3/24/2023Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Appropriations
 3/23/2023Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/23/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/22/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/22/2023(HS)Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference Appropriations
 3/3/2023Public Hearing 03/09
 3/2/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services
 3/1/2023Drafted by Committee
 1/19/2023(HS)Vote to Draft
 1/4/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services

Co-sponsors of HB-5001

Rep. Matthew Ritter, 1st Dist.
Rep. Jason Rojas, 9th Dist.
Rep. Lucy Dathan, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Jillian Gilchrest, 18th Dist.
Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Aundre Bumgardner, 41st Dist.
Rep. Kara Rochelle, 104th Dist.
Sen. Gary A. Winfield, 10th Dist.
Rep. Hubert D. Delany, 144th Dist.
Rep. Dorinda Borer, 115th Dist.
Rep. Kate Farrar, 20th Dist.
Rep. Anne M. Hughes, 135th Dist.
Rep. Jeff Currey, 11th Dist.
Rep. Tom Delnicki, 14th Dist.
Rep. Susan M. Johnson, 49th Dist.
Rep. Jaime S. Foster, 57th Dist.
Rep. Gary A. Turco, 27th Dist.
Rep. Maryam Khan, 5th Dist.
Rep. Travis Simms, 140th Dist.
Rep. Mike Demicco, 21st Dist.
Rep. Jason Doucette, 13th Dist.
Rep. Anthony L. Nolan, 39th Dist.
Rep. Amy Morrin Bello, 28th Dist.
Rep. Josh Elliott, 88th Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Keith Denning, 42nd Dist.
Rep. Cristin McCarthy Vahey, 133rd Dist.
Rep. Eleni Kavros DeGraw, 17th Dist.
Rep. Emmanuel Sanchez, 24th Dist.
Rep. Hector Arzeno, 151st Dist.
Sen. Herron Gaston, 23rd Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Rep. Jonathan Fazzino, 83rd Dist.
Rep. Rachel Khanna, 149th Dist.
Rep. Ronald A. Napoli, 73rd Dist.
Rep. Kevin Ryan, 139th Dist.
Rep. Moira Rader, 98th Dist.
Rep. William Pizzuto, 71st Dist.
Rep. Tammy R. Exum, 19th Dist.
Sen. MD Rahman, 4th Dist.
Rep. Holly H. Cheeseman, 37th Dist.
Rep. Derell Wilson, 46th Dist.
Rep. Mitch Bolinsky, 106th Dist.
Rep. Farley Santos, 109th Dist.
Rep. Brian Lanoue, 45th Dist.
Rep. James Sanchez, 6th Dist.
Rep. Martin Foncello, 107th Dist.
Sen. Henri Martin, 31st Dist.
Rep. Jonathan Steinberg, 136th Dist.
Rep. Sarah Keitt, 134th Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.
Rep. Julio A. Concepcion, 4th Dist.
Rep. Devin R. Carney, 23rd Dist.
Rep. Tami Zawistowski, 61st Dist.
Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Rep. Irene M. Haines, 34th Dist.
Rep. Melissa Osborne, 16th Dist.
Rep. Tony J Scott, 112th Dist.
Rep. Laura Dancho, 120th Dist.
Rep. Donna Veach, 30th Dist.
Rep. Rachel Chaleski, 138th Dist.
Rep. Chris Aniskovich, 35th Dist.
Rep. Joseph H. Zullo, 99th Dist.
Rep. Ben McGorty, 122nd Dist.
Rep. Lezlye Zupkus, 89th Dist.
Rep. Tim Ackert, 8th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Vincent J. Candelora, 86th Dist.
Rep. Gregory Haddad, 54th Dist.
Rep. Anabel D. Figueroa, 148th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn V. Moore, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Bobby G. Gibson, 15th Dist.
Rep. Christie M. Carpino, 32nd Dist.
Rep. Tammy Nuccio, 53rd Dist.
Rep. Craig C. Fishbein, 90th Dist.
Sen. Lisa Seminara, 8th Dist.
Sen. Tony Hwang, 28th Dist.
Rep. Charles J. Ferraro, 117th Dist.
Rep. Rick L. Hayes, 51st Dist.
Rep. Greg S. Howard, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Kathleen M. McCarty, 38th Dist.
Rep. Kathy Kennedy, 119th Dist.
Rep. Steve Weir, 55th Dist.
Rep. John-Michael Parker, 101st Dist.
Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Sen. Heather S. Somers, 18th Dist.
Sen. Patricia Billie Miller, 27th Dist.
Sen. Rob Sampson, 16th Dist.
Sen. Joan V. Hartley, 15th Dist.
Sen. Jeff Gordon, 35th Dist.
Sen. Eric C. Berthel, 32nd Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly, 21st Dist.

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