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Full Text of HB0217  99th General Assembly


Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy

Filed: 2/25/2015





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 217 on page 9, by
3replacing lines 1 through 9 with the following:
4    "Section 25. Advertisement and sales; misrepresentation.
5No person or entity may advertise or otherwise offer conversion
6therapy services in a manner that represents homosexuality as a
7mental disease, disorder, or illness. A violation of this
8Section constitutes an unlawful practice under the Consumer
9Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act."; and
10on page 9, line 18, by replacing "shall" with "may"; and
11on page 9, immediately below line 20, by inserting the
13    "Section 90. The Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business
14Practices Act is amended by changing Section 2Z as follows:



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1    (815 ILCS 505/2Z)  (from Ch. 121 1/2, par. 262Z)
2    Sec. 2Z. Violations of other Acts. Any person who knowingly
3violates the Automotive Repair Act, the Automotive Collision
4Repair Act, the Home Repair and Remodeling Act, the Dance
5Studio Act, the Physical Fitness Services Act, the Hearing
6Instrument Consumer Protection Act, the Illinois Union Label
7Act, the Job Referral and Job Listing Services Consumer
8Protection Act, the Travel Promotion Consumer Protection Act,
9the Credit Services Organizations Act, the Automatic Telephone
10Dialers Act, the Pay-Per-Call Services Consumer Protection
11Act, the Telephone Solicitations Act, the Illinois Funeral or
12Burial Funds Act, the Cemetery Oversight Act, the Cemetery Care
13Act, the Safe and Hygienic Bed Act, the Pre-Need Cemetery Sales
14Act, the High Risk Home Loan Act, the Payday Loan Reform Act,
15the Mortgage Rescue Fraud Act, subsection (a) or (b) of Section
163-10 of the Cigarette Tax Act, subsection (a) or (b) of Section
173-10 of the Cigarette Use Tax Act, the Electronic Mail Act, the
18Internet Caller Identification Act, paragraph (6) of
19subsection (k) of Section 6-305 of the Illinois Vehicle Code,
20Section 11-1431, 18d-115, 18d-120, 18d-125, 18d-135, 18d-150,
21or 18d-153 of the Illinois Vehicle Code, Article 3 of the
22Residential Real Property Disclosure Act, the Automatic
23Contract Renewal Act, Section 25 of the Conversion Therapy
24Prohibition Act, or the Personal Information Protection Act
25commits an unlawful practice within the meaning of this Act.



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1(Source: P.A. 96-863, eff. 1-19-10; 96-1369, eff. 1-1-11;
296-1376, eff. 7-29-10; 97-333, eff. 8-12-11.)".