(225 ILCS 10/15)
(from Ch. 23, par. 2225)
Every child care facility must keep and maintain such records as the
Department may prescribe pertaining to the admission, progress, health and
discharge of children under the care of the facility and shall report
relative thereto to the Department whenever called for, upon forms
prescribed by the Department. All records regarding children and all facts
learned about children and their relatives must be kept confidential both
by the child care facility and by the Department.
Nothing contained in this Act prevents the sharing or
disclosure of information or records relating or pertaining to juveniles
subject to the provisions of the Serious Habitual Offender Comprehensive
Action Program when that information is used to assist in the early
identification and treatment of habitual juvenile offenders.
Nothing contained in this Act prevents the disclosure of information or records by a licensed child welfare agency as required under subsection (c-5) of Section 7.4.
(Source: P.A. 94-1010, eff. 10-1-06.)