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 Bill Status of HB6078  99th General Assembly


Short Description:  ASTC-PREGNANCY TERMINATN CENTR

House Sponsors
Rep. Sheri Jesiel and Katherine Cloonen

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
210 ILCS 5/3from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 157-8.3
210 ILCS 5/6.3 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Ambulatory Surgical Treatment Center Act. Provides for the licensure of pregnancy termination specialty centers. Defines "pregnancy termination specialty center" as a facility that performs 50 or more surgical abortions in one calendar year. Provides that the definition of "ambulatory surgical treatment center" does not include a pregnancy termination specialty center. Contains certain requirements for pregnancy termination specialty centers. Provides that certain requirements pertaining to ambulatory surgical treatment centers do not apply to pregnancy termination specialty centers. Provides that the provisions of the Act apply to pregnancy termination specialty centers, but if a provision of the Act is in conflict with a provision concerning pregnancy termination specialty centers, then the provision concerning pregnancy termination specialty centers shall control. Requires the Department of Public Health to annually conduct at least one unannounced inspection of each pregnancy termination specialty center. Contains provisions requiring the notification of patients if the Department finds a violation of the Act that could threaten patients' health.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/11/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sheri Jesiel
  2/11/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/11/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/3/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katherine Cloonen
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

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