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Full Text of SB0770  100th General Assembly


Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie

Filed: 8/23/2017





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 770 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Home Medical Equipment and Services
5Provider License Act is amended by changing Section 20 as
7    (225 ILCS 51/20)
8    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2018)
9    Sec. 20. Powers and duties of the Department.
10    (a) The The Department shall exercise the powers and duties
11prescribed by the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois for the
12administration of licensure Acts and shall exercise other
13powers and duties necessary for effectuating the purposes of
14this Act.
15    (b) The Department may adopt rules to administer and
16enforce this Act, including but not limited to fees for



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1original licensure and renewal and restoration of licenses, and
2may prescribe forms to be issued to implement this Act. At a
3minimum, the rules adopted by the Department shall include
4standards and criteria for licensure and for professional
5conduct and discipline. The Department shall consult with the
6Board in adopting rules. Notice of proposed rulemaking shall be
7transmitted to the Board, and the Department shall review the
8Board's response and any recommendations made in the response.
9The Department shall notify the Board in writing with proper
10explanation of deviations from the Board's recommendations and
12    (c) The Department may at any time seek the advice and
13expert knowledge of the Board on any matter relating to the
14administration of this Act.
15    (d) (Blank).
16(Source: P.A. 95-703, eff. 12-31-07.)".