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   745 ILCS 10/8-101         from Ch. 85, par. 8-101                           

        Amends the Local Governmental  and  Governmental  Employees  Tort      
   Immunity Act.  Provides that no action for damages for injury or death      
   arising  out  of patient care may be brought against a local entity or      
   public employee more than 2 years (instead  of  one  year)  after  the      
   claimant  knew  or should have known of the injury or death, but in no      
   event more than 4 years after the  act  alleged  to  have  caused  the      
   injury or death.  Applies to pending actions.  Effective immediately.       
   JAN-30-2002  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   JAN-30-2002  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   JAN-07-2003  S  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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