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HIPAA

(815 ILCS 530/) Personal Information Protection Act.

Sec. 50. Entities subject to the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.

Any covered entity or business associate that is subject to and in compliance with the privacy and security standards for the protection of electronic health information established pursuant to the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act shall be deemed to be in compliance with the provisions of this Act, provided that any covered entity or business associate required to provide notification of a breach to the Secretary of Health and Human Services pursuant to the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act also provides such notification to the Attorney General within 5 business days of notifying the Secretary.

(Source: P.A. 99-503, eff. 1-1-17.)