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Full Text of SB1539  102nd General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning finance.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Health Facilities Planning Act is
5amended by adding Section 3.6 as follows:
6    (20 ILCS 3960/3.6 new)
7    Sec. 3.6. Facilities maintained or operated by a State
9    (a) For the purposes of this Section, "Department" means
10the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
11    (b) Except for the requirements set forth in subsection
12(c), any construction, modification, establishment, or change
13in categories of service of a health care facility funded
14through an appropriation from the General Assembly and
15maintained or operated by the Department is not subject to
16requirements of this Act. The Department is subject to this
17Act when the Department discontinues a health care facility or
18category of service.
19    (c) The Department must notify the Board in writing of any
20appropriation by the General Assembly for the construction,
21modification, establishment or change in categories of
22service, excluding discontinuation of a health care facility
23or categories of service, maintained or operated by the



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1Department of Veterans' Affairs. The Department of Veterans'
2Affairs must include with the written notification the
3following information: (i) the estimated service capacity of
4the health care facility; (ii) the location of the project or
5the intended location if not identified by law; and (iii) the
6date the health care facility is estimated to be opened. The
7Department must also notify the Board in writing when the
8facility has been licensed by the Department of Public Health
9or any other licensing body. The Department shall submit to
10the Board, on behalf of the health care facility, any annual
11facility questionnaires as defined in Section 13 of this Act
12or any requests for information by the Board.
13    (d) This Section is repealed 5 years after the effective
14date of this amendatory Act of the 102nd General Assembly.
15    Section 10. The Illinois Procurement Code is amended by
16changing Section 1-35 and by adding Section 20-170 as follows:
17    (30 ILCS 500/1-35)
18    (Section scheduled to be repealed on July 17, 2021)
19    Sec. 1-35. Application to Quincy Veterans' Home. This
20Code does not apply to any procurements related to the
21renovation, restoration, rehabilitation, or rebuilding of the
22Quincy Veterans' Home under the Quincy Veterans' Home
23Rehabilitation and Rebuilding Act, provided that the process
24shall be conducted in a manner substantially in accordance



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1with the requirements of the following Sections of this the
2Illinois Procurement Code: 20-160, 25-60, 30-22, 50-5, 50-10,
350-10.5, 50-12, 50-13, 50-15, 50-20, 50-21, 50-35, 50-36,
450-37, 50-38, and 50-50; however, for Section 50-35,
5compliance shall apply only to contracts or subcontracts over
7    This Section is repealed 5 3 years after becoming law. The
8repeal of this Section shall not apply to contracts for
9procurements under the Quincy Veterans' Home Rehabilitation
10and Rebuilding Act executed prior to the repeal date.
11(Source: P.A. 100-610, eff. 7-17-18; revised 4-25-19.)
12    (30 ILCS 500/20-170 new)
13    Sec. 20-170. Quincy Veterans' Home rehabilitation and
14rebuilding contracts. Notwithstanding any provision of law to
15the contrary, any contract for procurements entered into under
16the Quincy Veterans' Home Rehabilitation and Rebuilding Act
17and executed prior to the repeal of that Act shall continue in
18full force and effect after the repeal of that Act and until as
19otherwise dictated by the terms of the contract.
20    Section 15. The Quincy Veterans' Home Rehabilitation and
21Rebuilding Act is amended by changing Section 65 as follows:
22    (330 ILCS 21/65)
23    (Section scheduled to be repealed on July 17, 2023)



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1    Sec. 65. Repealer. This Act is repealed 5 years after
2becoming law. The repeal of this Act shall not apply to
3contracts for procurements under this Act executed prior to
4the repeal date.
5(Source: P.A. 100-610, eff. 7-17-18.)
6    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
7becoming law.