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Public Act 095-0181


 

Public Act 0181 95TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY



 


 
Public Act 095-0181
 
HB3604 Enrolled LRB095 06331 DRJ 32308 b

    AN ACT concerning regulation.
 
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
 
    Section 5. The Hospital Licensing Act is amended by adding
Section 6.23 as follows:
 
    (210 ILCS 85/6.23 new)
    Sec. 6.23. Time of death; patient's religious beliefs.
Every hospital must adopt policies and procedures to allow
health care professionals, in documenting a patient's time of
death at the hospital, to take into account the patient's
religious beliefs concerning the patient's time of death.

Effective Date: 1/1/2008