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 Bill Status of HB5925  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  HEALTH-TECH

House Sponsors
Rep. Sara Feigenholtz - Robyn Gabel

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Mattie Hunter - Heather A. Steans - Donne E. Trotter)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/25/2014HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-1046

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
210 ILCS 25/1-101from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 621-101
410 ILCS 305/1from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 7301
410 ILCS 513/1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Clinical Laboratory and Blood Bank Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. Amends the AIDS Confidentiality Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. Amends the Genetic Information Privacy Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
210 ILCS 25/1-101
410 ILCS 305/1
410 ILCS 513/1
Adds reference to:
210 ILCS 25/2-134 new
210 ILCS 25/2-135 new
210 ILCS 25/2-136 new
210 ILCS 25/2-137 new
210 ILCS 25/7-102from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 627-102
410 ILCS 305/2from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 7302
410 ILCS 305/3from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 7303
410 ILCS 305/9from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 7309
410 ILCS 305/9.1 new
410 ILCS 305/9.2 new
410 ILCS 305/9.3 new
410 ILCS 305/9.4 new
410 ILCS 305/9.4a new
410 ILCS 305/9.6 new
410 ILCS 305/9.7 new
410 ILCS 305/9.8 new
410 ILCS 305/9.9 new
410 ILCS 305/9.10 new
410 ILCS 305/10from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 7310
410 ILCS 305/16from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 7316
410 ILCS 513/5
410 ILCS 513/10
410 ILCS 513/20
410 ILCS 513/25
410 ILCS 513/30
410 ILCS 513/31 new
410 ILCS 513/31.1 new
410 ILCS 513/31.2 new
410 ILCS 513/31.3 new
410 ILCS 513/31.4 new
410 ILCS 513/31.5 new
410 ILCS 513/31.6 new
410 ILCS 513/31.7 new
410 ILCS 513/31.8 new
410 ILCS 513/31.9 new
410 ILCS 513/35
410 ILCS 513/40
730 ILCS 5/3-8-2from Ch. 38, par. 1003-8-2
730 ILCS 5/3-10-2from Ch. 38, par. 1003-10-2
730 ILCS 125/17.10

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Clinical Laboratory and Blood Bank Act. Adds definitions for "health care operations", "HIPAA", "payment", and "treatment". Makes changes concerning the reporting and transmitting of clinical laboratory test results. Amends the AIDS Confidentiality Act and the Genetic Information Privacy Act. Makes changes concerning findings, definitions, and disclosure of information under the Acts. Adds provisions concerning uses and disclosures of information: for treatment, payment, and health care operations; for health oversight activities; for public safety activities; to business associates; and to a health information exchange. Adds provisions concerning health information exchange opt out and research. Provides that, when using and disclosing information under the Acts, the disclosure shall be in accordance with the minimum necessary standard under HIPAA. Makes other changes. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections to change cross-references to provisions of the AIDS Confidentiality Act made necessary by the amendatory Act.

House Committee Amendment No. 2
Makes corrections to federal regulation citations.

House Floor Amendment No. 4
Adds reference to:
410 ILCS 513/31.10 new

Further amends the AIDS Confidentiality Act and the Genetic Information Privacy Act. With regard to the definition of "health information exchange" or "HIE" to mean a health information exchange or health information organization that oversees and governs the electronic exchange of health information that, as of August 16, 2013, was designated by the Authority Board as a member of, or was represented on, the Authority Board's Regional Health Information Exchange Workgroup, includes the condition: provided that such designation shall not require the establishment of a data sharing arrangement or other participation with the Illinois Health Information Exchange or the payment of any fee. Further amends the Genetic Information Privacy Act to provide that when using or disclosing genetic-related information under the Act, a covered entity shall do so in accordance with the minimum necessary standard under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds reference to:
20 ILCS 3860/40
410 ILCS 50/3from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 5403
735 ILCS 5/8-802from Ch. 110, par. 8-802

Amends the Illinois Health Information Exchange and Technology Act. Provides that any health care provider who relies in good faith upon any information provided through the Illinois Health Information Exchange (ILHIE) in his, her, or its treatment of a patient shall be immune from criminal or civil liability or professional discipline (rather than only criminal or civil liability) arising from any damages caused by such good faith reliance. Amends the Medical Patient Rights Act. Permits a patient to waive his or her right to privacy and confidentiality in health care through the patient's legal representative. Provides that in the interest of public health, safety, and welfare, patient information, including, but not limited to, health information, demographic information, and information about the services provided to patients, may be transmitted to or through a health information exchange and requires that patients be provided the opportunity to opt out of their health information being transmitted to or through a health information exchange. Further amends the AIDS Confidentiality Act. Makes changes to the definition of "informed consent". Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. With regard to the prohibition against a physician or surgeon being permitted to disclose any information he or she may have acquired in attending any patient in a professional character, includes in the exceptions disclosure to or through a health information exchange in accordance with State or federal law. Adds references of "health care professional" to those of "health care provider". Makes other changes.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  2/14/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/6/2014HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  3/12/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/12/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/13/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/13/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/13/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Human Services Committee
  3/18/2014HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
  3/19/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/19/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/19/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Human Services Committee
  3/20/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/20/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/20/2014HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 014-000-000
  3/20/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 3 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  3/20/2014HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/26/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 4 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/26/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 4 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/7/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 4 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 005-000-000
  4/7/2014HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/7/2014HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 4 Adopted
  4/7/2014HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/8/2014HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 114-000-000
  4/8/2014SenateArrive in Senate
  4/8/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 9, 2014
  4/8/2014SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
  4/8/2014SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
  4/9/2014SenateFirst Reading
  4/9/2014SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/30/2014SenateAssigned to Insurance
  5/6/2014SenateRe-referred to Assignments
  5/6/2014SenateRe-assigned to Human Services
  5/6/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Mattie Hunter
  5/6/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/12/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Human Services
  5/13/2014SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/13/2014SenateDo Pass as Amended Human Services; 008-000-000
  5/13/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 14, 2014
  5/15/2014SenateSecond Reading
  5/15/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 19, 2014
  5/19/2014SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  5/19/2014SenateThird Reading - Passed; 051-000-000
  5/20/2014HouseArrived in House
  5/20/2014HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/21/2014HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  5/21/2014HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/26/2014HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-001-000
  5/29/2014HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 House Concurs 115-000-000
  5/29/2014HouseHouse Concurs
  5/29/2014HousePassed Both Houses
  6/27/2014HouseSent to the Governor
  8/25/2014HouseGovernor Approved
  8/25/2014HouseEffective Date January 1, 2015
  8/25/2014HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-1046

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