§ 210 ILCS 50/1 Short title.) This Act shall be known and may be cited as the …
§ 210 ILCS 50/2 The Legislature finds and declares that it is the intent of this …
§ 210 ILCS 50/3 Applicability.) This Act is not a limitation on the powers of home …
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.5 Definitions
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.10 Scope of services
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.15 Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Regions
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.20 Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.21 Hospital first responders
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.25 EMS Region Plan; Development
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.30 EMS Region Plan; Content
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.35 Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Resource Hospital; Functions
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.40 EMS System Participation Suspensions and Due Process
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.45 State Emergency Medical Services Disciplinary Review Board
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.50 Emergency Medical Services personnel licensure levels
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.55 Scope of practice
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.57 Physician do-not-resuscitate orders and Department of Public Health Uniform POLST form
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.65 EMS Lead Instructor
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.70 Emergency Medical Dispatcher
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.75 Trauma Nurse Specialist (TNS) licensure
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.80 Pre-Hospital Registered Nurse, Pre-Hospital Advanced Practice …
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.85 Vehicle Service Providers
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.86 Stretcher van providers
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.87 Ambulance service provider and vehicle service provider upgrades; rural population
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.88 Ambulance assistance vehicle provider upgrades
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.89 Rural populations; credential exception
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.90 Trauma Center Designations
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.95 Level I Trauma Center Minimum Standards
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.100 Level II Trauma Center Minimum Standards
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.105 Trauma Center Misrepresentation
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.110 EMS system and trauma center confidentiality and immunity
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.115 Pediatric Trauma
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.116 Hospital Stroke Care; definitions
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.117 Hospital designations
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.117.5 Hospital Stroke Care; grants
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.117.75 Stroke Data Collection Fund
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.118 Reporting
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.118.5 State Stroke Advisory Subcommittee; triage and transport of possible acute stroke patients
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.119 Stroke Care; restricted practices
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.120 Helicopter Plan
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.125 Complaint Investigations
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.130 Facility, system, and equipment violations; Plans of Correction
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.133 Suspension of license for failure to pay restitution
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.135 Administrative Hearings
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.140 Violations; Fines
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.145 Administrative Review Law
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.150 Immunity from civil liability
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.155 General provisions
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.160 Employer Responsibility
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.165 Misrepresentation
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.170 Falsification of Documents
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.175 Criminal Penalties
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.180 Injunctions
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.185 Waiver of Standards
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.190 Emergency Department Classifications
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.195 Data Collection and Evaluation
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.200 State Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.205 State Trauma Advisory Council
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.210 EMS Medical Consultant
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.215 Grants
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.220 EMS Assistance Fund
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.225 Trauma Center Fund
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.226 Hospital Stroke Care Fund
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.230 Abuse and Neglect Reporting; Domestic Violence Referrals
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.233 Opioid overdose reporting
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.235 Choke-Saving Methods Act; Effect
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.240 Coal Mine Medical Emergencies Act; Conflicts
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.245 Adoption of Rules by the Department
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.250 Application of Administrative Procedure Act
§ 210 ILCS 50/3.255 Emergency Medical Disaster Plan
§ 210 ILCS 50/32.5 Freestanding Emergency Center
§ 210 ILCS 50/33 Continuation of Act; validation

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 210 ILCS 50 - Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems Act

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Freedom of Information Act: A federal law that mandates that all the records created and kept by federal agencies in the executive branch of government must be open for public inspection and copying. The only exceptions are those records that fall into one of nine exempted categories listed in the statute. Source: OCC
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.36
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Joint meeting: An occasion, often ceremonial, when the House and Senate each adopt a unanimous consent agreement
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" a calendar year unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" alone, is equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.10
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • oath: shall be deemed to include an affirmation, and the word "sworn" shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: when applied to different parts of the United States, may be construed to include the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • sworn: shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
  • Units of local government: has the meaning established in Section 1 of Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.28
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.