PARKER-TROTTER AND SMITH.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Telemedicine Licensure Act to require the licensure
of non-resident physicians who seek to provide certain medical
services to in-state physicians or patients through electronic means.
Amends the Regulatory Agency Sunset Act to sunset the Telemedicine
Licensure Act on January 1, 2008. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
5 ILCS 80/4.17 new
Adds reference to:
225 ILCS 60/49.5 new
Replaces the title and everything after the enacting clause.
Amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987 by prohibiting the practice of
telemedicine without a license issued under the Act. Defines
"telemedicine". Sets forth injunctive remedy and criminal penalties
for the practice of telemedicine without a license.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0099
Last action date: 97-07-11
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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