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20 ILCS 2630/3.2
(20 ILCS 2630/3.2)
(from Ch. 38, par. 206-3.2)
(a) It is the duty of any person conducting or operating a medical facility,
or any physician or nurse as soon as treatment permits to notify the local
law enforcement agency of that jurisdiction upon the application for
treatment of a person who is not accompanied by a law enforcement officer,
when it reasonably appears that the person requesting treatment has
(1) any injury resulting from the discharge of a
(2) any injury sustained in the commission of or as a
victim of a criminal offense.
Any hospital, physician or nurse shall be forever held harmless from
any civil liability for their reasonable compliance with the provisions of
(b) Notwithstanding subsection (a), nothing in this
Section shall be construed to require the reporting of lawful
health care activity, whether such activity may constitute a
violation of another state's law.
(c) As used in this Section:
"Lawful health care" means:
(1) reproductive health care that is not unlawful
under the laws of this State, including on any theory of vicarious, joint, several, or conspiracy liability; or
(2) the treatment of gender dysphoria or the
affirmation of an individual's gender identity or gender expression, including but not limited to, all supplies, care, and services of a medical, behavioral health, mental health, surgical, psychiatric, therapeutic, diagnostic, preventative, rehabilitative, or supportive nature that is not unlawful under the laws of this State, including on any theory of vicarious, joint, several, or conspiracy liability.
"Lawful health care activity" means seeking, providing,
receiving, assisting in seeking, providing, or receiving,
providing material support for, or traveling to obtain lawful
(Source: P.A. 102-1117, eff. 1-13-23.)