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 Bill Status of SB3520  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  EMS-STROKE CENTER DESIGNATION

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Heather A. Steans - Dan Kotowski

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
30 ILCS 105/5.855 new
210 ILCS 50/3.116
210 ILCS 50/3.117
210 ILCS 50/3.117.5
210 ILCS 50/3.117.75 new
210 ILCS 50/3.118
210 ILCS 50/3.118.5
210 ILCS 50/3.119
210 ILCS 50/3.226


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act. Provides that the Department of Public Health may designate a hospital as an Acute Stroke-Ready Hospital. Provides that a hospital that is certified as an Acute Stroke-Ready Hospital or Comprehensive Stroke Center by a nationally-recognized and Department-approved certifying body may be designated as such by the Department upon receipt of the certification and the payment of an annual fee. Provides that the fees collected for designation shall be used to support stroke care data collection and that any surplus funds from the fees shall be used to support the Department Stroke Coordinator's salary or for other stroke-care initiatives, including administrative oversight of stroke care. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Stroke Data Collection Fund as a special fund in the State treasury. Deletes provisions regarding designation of hospitals as Emergent Stroke-Ready Hospitals. Contains procedures regarding Department designation of Acute Stroke-Ready Hospitals and Comprehensive Stroke Centers.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Heather A. Steans
  2/14/2014SenateFirst Reading
  2/14/2014SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/19/2014SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan Kotowski
  3/5/2014SenateAssigned to Public Health
  3/20/2014SenatePostponed - Public Health
  3/28/2014SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

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