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Full Text of SB1579  95th General Assembly


Sen. Susan Garrett

Filed: 2/27/2007





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 1579 on page 1,
3 line 8, by replacing "The" with "Until June 30, 2009, the The";
4 and
5 on page 1, line 11, by replacing "15" with "20 15"; and
6 by replacing lines 20 through 26 on page 3 and lines 1 through
7 5 on page 4 with the following:
8         "(15) (blank); submits a copy of a certificate of need
9     or other permit issued by the Illinois Health Facilities
10     Planning Board indicating that the facility that will house
11     the proposed FEC complies with State health planning laws;
12     provided, however, that the Illinois Health Facilities
13     Planning Board shall waive this certificate of need or
14     permit requirement for any proposed FEC that, as of the
15     effective date of this amendatory Act of 1996, meets the
16     criteria for providing comprehensive emergency treatment



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1     services, as defined by the rules promulgated under the
2     Hospital Licensing Act, but is not a licensed hospital;";
3     and
4 on page 4, after line 11, by inserting the following:
5     "(a-5) Notwithstanding any other law or rule to the
6 contrary, an application prescribed by the Illinois Health
7 Facilities Planning Board shall be filed with the Board in
8 order that that the Board may determine whether an applicant
9 has met all the criteria listed in subsection (a) of this
10 Section 32.5. The application shall be declared complete within
11 10 days after receipt. The application shall be scheduled for
12 hearing for approval within 45 days after being declared
13 complete. If approval is given, a Certificate of Approval shall
14 be issued and a copy forwarded to the licensure division of the
15 Department of Public Health within 7 business days.".