Bos Bills Supporting Child Victims & Ensuring Hospital Visits Signed
HB 4593 removes a loophole to hold child sex abusers accountable. SB 1405 ensures no one is forced to die alone in a healthcare facility.
LAKE ZURICH – Today, the Governor signed two pieces of legislation into law carried through the Illinois House of Representatives by State Representative Chris Bos (R-Lake Zurich). House Bill 4593 removes a loophole to hold those who sexually abuse children accountable. Senate Bill 1405 ensures a family member may be by the side of their loved one in their final moments while in a healthcare facility, even during a pandemic. ...
"The unanimous passage of House Bill 4593 in both the House and Senate says to victims in a unified voice that we see you, we hear you and we will not let your abusers off the hook for their depraved actions." - Chris Bos
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Posted on May 27, 2022 on Patch.com.