|Public Act 100-0270|
|HB3002 Enrolled||LRB100 06109 MJP 16141 b|
AN ACT concerning health.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Infectious Disease Testing Act.
As used in this Act:
"Health care provider" has the meaning ascribed to it under
HIPAA, as specified in 45 CFR 160.103.
"Health facility" means a hospital, nursing home, blood
bank, blood center, sperm bank, or other health care
institution, including any "health facility" as that term is
defined in the Illinois Finance Authority Act.
"HIPAA" means the Health Insurance Portability and
Accountability Act of 1996, Public Law 104-191, as amended by
the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical
Health Act of 2009, Public Law 111-05, and any subsequent
amendments thereto and any regulations promulgated thereunder.
"Law enforcement officer" means any person employed by the
State, a county, or a municipality as a policeman, peace
officer, auxiliary policeman, or correctional officer or in
some like position involving the enforcement of the law and
protection of the public interest at the risk of that person's