|Public Act 099-0424|
|HB0184 Enrolled||LRB099 03028 JLK 23036 b|
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Department of Public Health Powers and
Duties Law of the
Civil Administrative Code of Illinois is
amended by adding Section 2310-685 as follows:
(20 ILCS 2310/2310-685 new)
Cytomegalovirus public education.
(a) In this Section:
"CMV" means cytomegalovirus.
"Health care provider" means any physician, hospital
facility, or other
person that is licensed or otherwise
authorized to deliver health care
(b) The Department shall develop or approve and publish
informational materials for women who may become pregnant,
expectant parents, and parents of infants regarding:
(1) the incidence of CMV;
(2) the transmission of CMV to pregnant women and women
who may become pregnant;
(3) birth defects caused by congenital CMV;
(4) methods of diagnosing congenital CMV; and
(5) available preventive measures to avoid the
infection of women who are pregnant or may become pregnant.