(420 ILCS 40/25)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 210-25)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2021)
Radiation inspection and testing.
(a) The Agency shall inspect and test radiation
radiation sources, their immediate surroundings and records concerning their
operation to determine whether or not any radiation resulting therefrom is or
may be detrimental to health. For the purposes of this Section, "radiation
installation" means any location or facility where radiation machines are
used. Radiation installations shall be inspected according to frequencies established by the Agency based upon the associated radiation hazards, as determined by the Agency.
(a-5) Inspections of mammography installations shall include evaluation
of the quality of mammography phantom images produced by mammography
equipment. The Agency shall promulgate rules establishing
and acceptance standards for evaluating the quality of mammography phantom
(g) The Agency is authorized to maintain a facility for
of calibrating radiation detection and measurement instruments in
accordance with national standards. The Agency may make
services available to public or private entities within or outside of
Illinois and may assess a reasonable fee for such services.
(Source: P.A. 96-1041, eff. 7-14-10.)