Bill Status of HB6682 95th General Assembly
Short Description: DPH-NEONATAL DIABETES REGISTRY
Rep. Tom Cross - Barbara Flynn Currie
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Public Health to develop and implement a neonatal diabetes mellitus registry pilot program. Requires the Department to create an electronic registry to track glycosylated hemoglobin levels of persons. Requires physicians and other healthcare providers treating a patient with diabetes mellitus with onset before 12 months of age to report the occurrence of all such cases to the Department. Requires clinical laboratories performing glycosylated hemoglobin tests for patients with diabetes mellitus with onset before 12 months of age to report the results of each test that the laboratory performs to the Department. Provides that the Department shall allow access of the registry to neonatal diabetes mellitus research institutions. Provides that these provisions are repealed on December 31, 2011. Contains confidentiality provisions. Effective immediately.