EMT BACKGROUND CHECKS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act.
Requires criminal background checks for persons who are employed as an
emergency medical technician, first responder, trauma nurse
specialist, or prehospital registered nurse. Provides that a person
who has been convicted of certain provisions of the Criminal Code of
1961, the Wrongs to Children Act, Cannabis Control Act, or the
Illinois Controlled Substances Act may not be employed as an emergency
medical technician, first responder, trauma nurse specialist, or
prehospital registered nurse. Among the specified offenses are
homicide, kidnapping, sex offenses, assaults, batteries, financial
crimes against the elderly, theft, alcohol related offenses involving
a motor vehicle, and various drug violations. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Deletes everything except the Section caption.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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