|Public Act 097-0209|
|HB1391 Enrolled||LRB097 05256 RPM 45308 b|
AN ACT concerning health facilities.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act
is amended by changing Section 3.225 as follows:
(210 ILCS 50/3.225)
Trauma Center Fund.
(a) The Department shall distribute 97.5% of 50% of
moneys deposited into the Trauma Center Fund, a special
the State Treasury, to Illinois hospitals that are
as trauma centers. The payments to those
hospitals shall be in
addition to any other payments paid
and shall be in an amount
calculated under paragraph (b) of
(b) Trauma payment calculation.
(1) The Department shall implement an
system to ensure that the moneys in the fund are
(2) The moneys in the fund shall be allocated
proportionately to each EMS region so that the EMS
receives the moneys collected from within its region
violations of laws or ordinances regulating the movement
Under no circumstance shall money collected
within one EMS region be redirected to another EMS region.