(20 ILCS 1705/45.5)
Eligibility for consideration for participation.
Notwithstanding any provision
in this Act
or rules promulgated under this Act
to the contrary, unless expressly prohibited by federal law or
regulation, all individuals, corporations, or other entities that provide
mental health services, whether organized as a for-profit or not-for-profit
entity, shall be eligible
for consideration by the Department
to participate in any program funded or administered
by the Department.
This Section shall not apply to the receipt of federal funds administered
and transferred by the Department for services when the federal government has
specifically provided that those funds may be received only by those entities
organized as not-for-profit entities.
(Source: P.A. 89-392, eff. 8-20-95.)