IL SB2160 | 2013-2014 | 98th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 13 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-01-13 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Code of Civil Procedure and the Good Samaritan Act to reenact certain provisions of Public Act 94-677, which was declared to be unconstitutional by the Illinois Supreme Court in Lebron v. Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. Includes explanatory and validation provisions. Makes changes relating to the reenactment. Also makes these substantive changes: Amends the Code of Civil Procedure to lower the rate of interest payable on judgments and to delay the accrual of interest in certain cases where a federal Medicare lien may exist against the judgment. Effective immediately.

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2015-01-13SenateSession Sine Die
2013-03-22SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2013-03-13SenateTo Subcommittee on Tort Reform
2013-03-05SenateAssigned to Judiciary
2013-02-15SenateReferred to Assignments
2013-02-15SenateFirst Reading
2013-02-15SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Jason A. Barickman

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73552-1303Amended CodeCitation Text
73552-1704.6New CodeSee Bill Text
73552-622Amended CodeCitation Text
73558-1901Amended CodeCitation Text
73558-2501Amended CodeCitation Text
7454930Amended CodeCitation Text

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