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Full Text of SB1169  102nd General Assembly


Rep. Robyn Gabel

Filed: 10/27/2021





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 1169, AS AMENDED,
3by replacing everything after the enacting clause with the
5    "Section 5. The Health Care Right of Conscience Act is
6amended by adding Section 13.5 as follows:
7    (745 ILCS 70/13.5 new)
8    Sec. 13.5. Violations related to COVID-19 requirements. It
9is not a violation of this Act for any person or public
10official, or for any public or private association, agency,
11corporation, entity, institution, or employer, to take any
12measures or impose any requirements, including, but not
13limited to, any measures or requirements that involve
14provision of services by a physician or health care personnel,
15intended to prevent contraction or transmission of COVID-19 or
16any pathogens that result in COVID-19 or any of its subsequent



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1iterations. It is not a violation of this Act to enforce such
2measures or requirements. This Section is a declaration of
3existing law and shall not be construed as a new enactment.
4Accordingly, this Section shall apply to all actions commenced
5or pending on or after the effective date of this amendatory
6Act of the 102nd General Assembly. Nothing in this Section is
7intended to affect any right or remedy under federal law.".