PERFUSIONIST LICENSING ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Perfusionist Licensing Act. Provides the short
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
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
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 2
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