90th General Assembly
Summary of HB2168
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NO DISCRIMINATION-PHYSICIANS                                               

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Creates the Physician Nondiscrimination Act.  Provides  that  all      
   physicians  shall  be  accorded equal professional status and that the      
   laws of Illinois shall not be construed or administered  in  a  manner      
   that  discriminates  against  any  category  of  physician or medical,      
   chiropractic, or osteopathic college.  Provides that violations may be      
   enjoined. Effective immediately.                                            
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
        Removes the statement that it is the policy of the State that any      
   physician may choose to practice within the entire scope of practice        
   designated under the Medical Practice Act of 1987 for his or her            
   category of licensure or limit practice to specialty areas within that      
   scope of practice.                                                          
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   0


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