91st General Assembly
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Short description: 
PERFUSIONIST LICENSING ACT                                                 

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Creates the  Perfusionist  Licensing  Act.   Provides  the  short      
   title only.                                                                 
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                
          Adds reference to:                                                   
          New Act                                                              
          5 ILCS 80/4.20 new                                                   
        Deletes  everything.   Creates  the  Perfusionist  Practice  Act.      
   Regulates perfusionists through licensing  requirements.   Amends  the      
   Regulatory  Sunset  Act  to  repeal  the  new  Act on January 1, 2010.      
   Effective January 1, 2000.                                                  
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.                                                
        Changes the definition of "perfusionist" to provide that  certain      
   activities be in coordination with (rather than in collaboration with)      
   a   registered   professional   nurse.    Deletes  language  requiring      
   collaboration with a registered professional nurse who is  accountable      
   for  the  coordination and management of the plan of patient care when      
   dealing in the clinical patient care area and  in  the  absence  of  a      
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
        Provides that an applicant who fails to obtain  a  license  under      
   the  Act  within  3  years  after  filing  his  or her application and      
   reapplies shall be required to meet the qualifications required at the      
   time of reapplication.  Provides that the licensure requirements shall      
   not  be  enforced  until  12  months  after  the  adoption  of   final      
   administrative  rules.   Provides  for deposit of fees collected under      
   the Act into the General Professions Dedicated Fund.                        
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0580

   Last action date: 99-08-14

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   2


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