Rep. John E. Bradley

Filed: 3/29/2004





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 4963 by replacing
3 everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4     "Section 5. The Illinois Insurance Code is amended by
5 changing Section 370e as follows:
6     (215 ILCS 5/370e)  (from Ch. 73, par. 982e)
7     Sec. 370e. Companies which issue group accident and health
8 policies or blanket accident and health plans to employer
9 groups in this State shall provide the employer with notice of
10 termination of a group or blanket accident and health plan
11 because of the employer's failure to pay the premium when due.
12 The notice shall include a statement advising the employer that
13 the employer may be required to notify its employees under
14 Section 2 of the Employee Benefit Contribution Act.
15     The insurance company shall send a copy of such notice to
16 the Department.
17 (Source: P.A. 83-1006.)
18     Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
19 becoming law.".