|Public Act 094-1088
||LRB094 04889 LCB 34918 b
AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Good Samaritan Act is amended by changing
Section 67 as follows:
(745 ILCS 49/67)
First aid providers; exemption for first aid.
person who is currently certified in first aid by the American
the American Heart Association
, or the National
and who in good faith provides first aid without
fee to any person shall not, as a result of his or her acts or
omissions, except willful and wanton misconduct on the part of
the person in providing the aid, be liable to a person to whom
such aid is provided for civil damages.
The provisions of this Section shall not apply to any
health care facility as defined in Section 8-2001 of the Code
of Civil Procedure or to any practitioner as defined in Section
8-2003 of the Code of Civil Procedure providing services in a
hospital or health care facility.
(Source: P.A. 94-825, eff. 7-1-06.)
This Act takes effect upon