(720 ILCS 510/13) (from Ch. 38, par. 81-33)
Sec. 13. No physician, hospital, ambulatory surgical center, nor employee thereof, shall be required against his or its conscience declared in writing to perform, permit or participate in any abortion, and the failure or refusal to do so shall not be the basis for any civil, criminal, administrative or disciplinary action, proceeding, penalty or punishment. If any request for an abortion is denied, the patient shall be promptly notified.
(Source: P.A. 81-1078.)
Last modified: February 18, 2015