92nd General Assembly
Status of SB1878
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   210 ILCS 85/6.21 new                                                        
   410 ILCS 50/7 new                                                           

        Amends the Hospital Licensing Act and the Medical Patient  Rights      
   Act. Provides that every hospital must develop a procedure to obtain a      
   patient's  informed  consent,  in  a  non-emergent  situation,  to any      
   services or procedures to be performed in the hospital by a  physician      
   who  is  neither (i) included in a contract between the hospital and a      
   health services corporation or insurance company  nor  (ii)  otherwise      
   participating   in   the  patient's  health  services  corporation  or      
   insurance company plan. Provides for enforcement of  these  provisions      
   by the Department of Public Health.                                         
   FEB-06-2002  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-06-2002  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   JAN-07-2003  S  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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