Bill Status of SB2160 98th General Assembly
Short Description: REENACT 94-677 INSUR INTEREST
Sen. Jason A. Barickman
| 1/13/2015||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure and the Good Samaritan Act to reenact certain provisions of Public Act 94-677, which was declared to be unconstitutional by the Illinois Supreme Court in Lebron v. Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. Includes explanatory and validation provisions. Makes changes relating to the reenactment. Also makes these substantive changes: Amends the Code of Civil Procedure to lower the rate of interest payable on judgments and to delay the accrual of interest in certain cases where a federal Medicare lien may exist against the judgment. Effective immediately.