102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 1/5/2022, by Rep. Bob Morgan
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Immunization Data Registry Act. Provides that health care
providers, physician's designees, or pharmacist's designees shall (rather
than may) provide immunization data to be entered into the immunization
data registry. Provides that the written information and the immunization
data exemption forms must include information that the health care
provider shall (rather than may) report immunization data to the
Department of Public Health to be entered into the immunization data
registry. Effective January 1, 2023.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning health.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Immunization Data Registry Act is amended
by changing Section 15 as follows:
(410 ILCS 527/15)
Provision of immunization data to registry;
written information on immunization registry.
(a) A health care provider, physician's designee, or
provide immunization data to
be entered into the immunization data
registry in a manner
prescribed by the Department and for the
under this Act unless the patient or the patient's parent or
guardian, if the patient is less than
18 years of age,
completed and filed with the provider, physician's designee,
pharmacist's designee a written immunization data exemption
(b) The Department shall create and provide copies of
immunization data exemption forms to health care providers who
are authorized to
administer immunizations and
request the form.
The forms shall also be accessible from the
immunization data registry system itself.
(c) The Department shall distribute to health care