Developmental Disabilities and Mental Illness Committee

Adopted in House Comm. on Mar 03, 2005





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 2512 on page 1, by
3 replacing lines 8 through 20 with the following:
4     "(a) Definition. As used in this Section, "qualified
5 provider" means a not-for-profit organization that provides
6 non-residential services for the mentally ill or
7 developmentally disabled and is reimbursed or otherwise paid
8 for providing those services by the Illinois Department of
9 Human Services. A "qualified provider" does not include a
10 hospital licensed under the Hospital Licensing Act, a long-term
11 care facility licensed under the Nursing Home Care Act only
12 with respect to services provided in the licensed facility to
13 residents, or a local governmental unit or university. A
14 "qualified provider" also includes an entity licensed under the
15 Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and
16 Certification Act, but only with respect to the residential and
17 residential support services provided for a
18 community-integrated living arrangement. The Department of
19 Human Services shall make the determination of who is a
20 "qualified provider".".