Rep. Elaine Nekritz

Filed: 2/21/2012





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 4117 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Ambulatory Surgical Treatment Center Act is
5amended by adding Section 6.3 as follows:
6    (210 ILCS 5/6.3 new)
7    Sec. 6.3. Surgical procedures; other statutes and rules.
8Notwithstanding any other statute, rule, or regulation to the
9contrary, beginning on January 1, 2015, a facility where 50 or
10more surgical procedures are performed in any calendar year
11must comply with all of the statutes, rules, and regulations
12applicable to ambulatory surgical treatment centers generally.
13If any such facility commences any construction or major
14alteration on or after the effective date of this amendatory
15Act of the 97th General Assembly but before January 1, 2015,
16then the requirements prescribed by this Section shall apply.".