Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Human Cloning Act. Prohibits human cloning.
Prohibits a person from purchasing or selling an ovum, zygote, embryo,
or fetus for the purpose of cloning a human being. Establishes
administrative penalties for violation. Amends the Civil
Administrative Code of Illinois, the Ambulatory Surgical Treatment
Center Act, the Hospital Licensing Act, and the Medical Practice Act
of 1987. Provides for the revocation of various licenses for
violation of the Human Cloning Act. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961.
Prohibits a person from engaging in activity that involves the use of
a human somatic cell for the process of producing a human clone.
Penalty is a Class 4 felony. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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