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 Bill Status of HB4485  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  DHS-LINK-CASH ASSISTANCE FRAUD

House Sponsors
Rep. John M. Cabello - Daniel Swanson

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/2/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
305 ILCS 5/8A-4B new
305 ILCS 5/8A-5Afrom Ch. 23, par. 8A-5A
305 ILCS 5/8A-6from Ch. 23, par. 8A-6


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that any person who possesses for an unlawful purpose another person's Electronic Benefit Transfer card (EBT) or LINK card in order to use or transfer in any manner not authorized by law or the rules and regulations of the Department of Human Services the cash assistance benefits held on that EBT or LINK card is guilty of a violation and shall be subject to certain penalties established under the Code. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. John M. Cabello
  2/2/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/2/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson

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