REITZ AND FRANKS.
55 ILCS 5/3-4006 from Ch. 111, par. 4400-22
225 ILCS 60/22
225 ILCS 60/23 from Ch. 111, par. 4400-23
720 ILCS 515/Act rep.
720 ILCS 520/Act rep.
750 ILCS 70/Act rep.
Creates the Parental Notice of Abortion Act of 2001. Provides
that no person may perform an abortion upon a minor 16 years old or
younger or upon an incompetent unless the person performing the
abortion (or the person's agent or a referring physician) has given 48
hours notice to an adult family member. Provides for judicial waiver
of notice requirements. Requires the Illinois Department of Public
Health to comply with the reporting requirements of the consent decree
in Herbst v. O'Malley. Provides civil and criminal penalties for
certain violations. Provides immunity from liability for physicians.
Provides that a physician who willfully fails to provide the required
notice before performing an abortion on a minor or an incompetent
person shall be referred to the Illinois State Medical Disciplinary
Board. Amends the Counties Code; in a Section concerning a public
defender's duties, replaces a reference to the Parental Notice of
Abortion Act of 1983 with a reference to the Parental Notice of
Abortion Act of 2001. Amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987;
authorizes disciplinary action for a physician's willful failure to
provide notice required under the Parental Notice of Abortion Act of
2001. Authorizes a State's Attorney to report a physician's alleged
willful failure to provide the required notice. Repeals the Illinois
Abortion Parental Consent Act of 1977, the Parental Notice of Abortion
Act of 1983, and the Parental Notice of Abortion Act of 1995.
Correctional Note (Department of Corrections)
The prison population and fiscal impact is none.
FEB-01-2001 H FILED WITH CLERK
FEB-05-2001 H FIRST READING
FEB-05-2001 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
FEB-15-2001 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR FRANKS
FEB-21-2001 H ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE EXECUTIVE
FEB-26-2001 H CORRECTIONAL NOTE FILED
FEB-26-2001 H COMMITTEE EXECUTIVE
MAR-16-2001 H RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A) RULES HRUL
JAN-07-2003 H SESSION SINE DIE
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