Call to action!

URGENT CALL TO ACTION!

Please visit the link below and submit a witness slip in support of HB 4491. We need as many witness slips in support as possible!! Follow the steps outlined at the end to correctly fill out a witness slip as a PROPONENT of HB 4491.

This bill eliminates the need for a director qualified staff the first and last hour of the day. The full language of the bill can be viewed below.

HB 4491 – CHILD CARE FACILITY-STANDARDS (Rep Laura Faver Dias)

Amends the Child Care Act of 1969. Provides that a qualified child care director must be present at the open or close of the facility. Provides that a qualified early childhood teacher who has been employed by the facility continuously for at least 24 months may otherwise be present for the first or last hour of the workday.

STEPS TO FILING A WITNESS SLIP:

  1. Use the link above to access the witness slip form.
  2. Complete section I. Identification – this incudes your name, address, where you work, etc.
  3. Complete section II. Representation – you can put ILDOCC here or NA
  4. Complete section III. Position – IMPORTANT!! Be sure to make PROPONENT!
  5. Complete section IV. Testimony – please mark “Record of Appearance Only”

Witness Slip for HB 4491

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