92nd General Assembly
Status of HB3533
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   New Act                                                                     
   30 ILCS 105/5.545 new                                                       

        Creates the Health Care Worker  Needle  Stick  Injury  Protection      
   Act and amends the State Finance Act. Provides that no later than 6         
   months after the effective date of the Act, the Department of Public        
   Health must adopt a bloodborne pathogen standard governing occupa-          
   tional exposure of public employees to infectious materials. Provides       
   that these standards must meet or exceed certain federal standards.         
   Provides that the standards must include (1) a requirement that             
   needleless systems be implemented in facilities employing public            
   employees and (ii) a requirement to log certain exposure incidents.         
   Provides that the Department of Public Health must create a list of         
   needleless systems. Creates the Health Care Worker Injury Protection        
   Fund, moneys in which shall be used for research into needleless            
   MAR-05-2001  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   MAR-05-2001  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   MAR-05-2001  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   MAR-06-2001  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               HUMAN SERVS           
   MAR-16-2001  H  DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE                     005-000-004   HHSV    
   MAR-16-2001  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   MAR-20-2001  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 FRITCHEY              
   APR-04-2001  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   APR-04-2001  H  HELD ON CAL ORDER 2ND RDG - SHORT DEBATE                       
   APR-06-2001  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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