Bill Status of HB5370 97th General Assembly
Short Description: HOME BIRTH SAFETY ACT
Rep. Maria Antonia Berrios - Kelly M. Cassidy, Thomas Morrison, Robyn Gabel, La Shawn K. Ford, Naomi D. Jakobsson, Keith P. Sommer, Linda Chapa LaVia, Deborah Mell and Michael W. Tryon
| 1/8/2013||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Home Birth Safety Act. Provides for the licensure of midwives by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Creates the Illinois Midwifery Board. Sets forth provisions concerning qualifications, grounds for disciplinary action, and administrative procedures. Amends the Regulatory Sunset Act to set a repeal date for the new Act of January 1, 2023. Also amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987, the Nurse Practice Act, and the Illinois Public Aid Code to make related changes. Effective immediately.