|Public Act 101-0160|
|SB0109 Enrolled||LRB101 06106 CPF 51127 b|
AN ACT concerning regulation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Authorized Electronic Monitoring in
Long-Term Care Facilities Act is amended by changing Sections 5
and 10 as follows:
(210 ILCS 32/5)
As used in this Act:
"Authorized electronic monitoring" means the placement and
use of an electronic monitoring device by a resident in his or
her room in accordance with this Act.
"Department" means the Department of Public Health.
"Electronic monitoring device" means a surveillance
instrument with a fixed position video camera or an audio
recording device, or a combination thereof, that is installed
in a resident's room under the provisions of this Act and
broadcasts or records activity or sounds occurring in the room.
"Facility" means an intermediate care facility for the
developmentally disabled licensed under the ID/DD Community
Care Act that has 30 beds or more, a facility licensed under
the MC/DD Act,
a long-term care facility licensed under the
Nursing Home Care Act
, or a facility that provides housing to
individuals with dementia, as defined in Section 3 of the