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 Bill Status of HB0016  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  MEDICAID-AUTISM TREATMENT

House Sponsors
Rep. Deb Conroy - Katie Stuart, Tony McCombie, Barbara Hernandez, Charles Meier and Joyce Mason

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
305 ILCS 5/5-30.11


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the treatment of autism spectrum disorder through applied behavior analysis shall be covered under the medical assistance program for children with a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder when ordered by a certified, registered, or licensed health care professional with expertise in treating the effects of autism spectrum disorders when the care is determined to be medically necessary and ordered by a physician licensed to practice medicine in all its branches. Provides that certain treatment shall be covered, including, but not limited to, psychiatric, psychological, rehabilitative, and therapeutic care. Effective July 1, 2021.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Deb Conroy
  1/14/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/14/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/2/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  2/5/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
  2/16/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
  2/26/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Charles Meier
  3/9/2021HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Human Services Committee
  3/19/2021HouseTo Medicaid & Managed Care Subcommittee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/16/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason

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