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91st General Assembly

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 1        AN ACT in relation to liens.

 2        Be it enacted by the People of  the  State  of  Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section  5.  The Hospital Lien Act is amended by changing
 5    Section 3 as follows:

 6        (770 ILCS 35/3) (from Ch. 82, par. 99)
 7        Sec. 3. Hospital records.  Any party to a  cause  pending
 8    in a court against whom a claim shall be therein asserted for
 9    damages  resulting  from such injuries shall, upon request in
10    writing, be permitted to examine the records of such hospital
11    in reference to such treatment, care and maintenance of  such
12    injured  person.  Any hospital claiming a lien under this Act
13    shall, within 10 days of being so requested in writing by any
14    such party, furnish to such party, or file with the clerk  of
15    the  court in which the cause is pending, a written statement
16    of the nature and extent of the injuries sustained by and the
17    treatment given to or furnished for such  injured  person  by
18    such  hospital  and  the  history,  if  any,  as given by the
19    injured person, insofar  as  shown  by  the  records  of  the
20    hospital  as  to  the  manner  in  which  such  injuries were
21    received.
22    (Source: Laws 1965, p. 3586.)

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