Bill Status of HB0179 94th General Assembly
Short Description: GOOD SAM ACT-MEDICAL CLINICS
Rep. David R. Leitch - Jack McGuire - Elizabeth Coulson - Frank J. Mautino - Carolyn H. Krause, Aaron Schock, Jack D. Franks, Linda Chapa LaVia, Patrick J Verschoore and William B. Black
| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Good Samaritan Act. Provides that the immunity for civil damages provided for services performed without compensation at free medical clinics also applies to physicians and other health care professionals that provide medical treatment, diagnosis, or advice at federally qualified health care centers without fee or compensation. Makes changes in the definition of "free medical clinic".