102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 2/26/2021, by Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act.
Provides that a violation of the federal Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery
Act of 2018 constitutes a violation of the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive
Business Practices Act. Effective immediately.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning business.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business
Practices Act is amended by changing Section 2VVV as follows:
(815 ILCS 505/2VVV)
Deceptive marketing, advertising, and sale of
mental health disorder and substance use disorder treatment.
(a) As used in this Section:
"Facility" has the meaning ascribed to that term in
Section 1-10 of the Substance Use Disorder Act when used in
reference to a facility that provides substance use disorder
treatment. "Facility" has the same meaning as "mental health
facility" under Section 1-114 of the Mental Health and
Developmental Disabilities Code when used in reference to a
facility that provides mental health disorder treatment.
"Hospital affiliate" has the meaning ascribed to that term
in Section 10.8 of the Hospital Licensing Act.
"Mental health disorder" has the same meaning as "mental
illness" under Section 1-129 of the Mental Health and
Developmental Disabilities Code.
"Program" means a licensable or fundable activity or
service, or a coordinated range of such activities or