|Public Act 094-0081
||LRB094 10048 RXD 40306 b
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Department of Public Health Powers and
Duties Law of the
Civil Administrative Code of Illinois is
amended by adding Section 2310-339 as follows:
(20 ILCS 2310/2310-339 new)
Chronic Kidney Disease Program.
(a) The Department, subject to appropriation or other
available funding, shall establish a Chronic Kidney Disease
Awareness, Testing, Diagnosis and Treatment Program. The
program may include, but is not limited to:
(1) Dissemination of information regarding the
incidence of chronic kidney disease, the risk factors
associated with chronic kidney disease, and the benefits of
early testing, diagnosis and treatment of chronic kidney
(2) Promotion information and counseling about
(3) Establishment and promotion of referral services
and testing programs.
(4) Development and dissemination, through print and
broadcast media, of public service announcements that
publicize the importance of awareness, testing, diagnosis
and treatment of chronic kidney disease.
(b) Any entity funded by the Program shall coordinate with
other local providers of chronic kidney disease testing,
diagnostic, follow-up, education, and advocacy services to
avoid duplication of effort. Any entity funded by the Program
shall comply with any applicable State and federal standards
regarding chronic kidney disease testing.
(c) Administrative costs of the Department shall not exceed