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Public Act 096-0377




Public Act 096-0377
HB0805 Enrolled LRB096 07409 RPM 17495 b

    AN ACT concerning public health.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Department of Public Health Powers and
Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois is
amended by changing Section 2310-145 as follows:
    (20 ILCS 2310/2310-145)
    Sec. 2310-145. Registry of health care professionals. The
Department of Public Health shall maintain a registry of all
active-status health care professionals, including nurses,
nurse practitioners, advanced practice nurses, physicians,
physician assistants, psychologists, professional counselors,
clinical professional counselors, and pharmacists.
    The registry must consist of information shared between the
Department of Public Health and the Department of Financial and
Professional Regulation via a secure communication link. The
registry must be updated on a quarterly basis.
    The registry shall be accessed in the event of an act of
bioterrorism or other public health emergency or for the
planning for the possibility of such an event.
(Source: P.A. 94-308, eff. 7-22-05.)

Effective Date: 1/1/2010