Bill Status of SB1592  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  INS-DENIAL/SITE OF TREATMENT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Laura Fine

House Sponsors
(Rep. David A. Welter - Carol Ammons)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/26/2021SenatePassed Both Houses

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
215 ILCS 5/356z.14
215 ILCS 5/356z.15


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan that provides individuals under 21 years of age coverage for the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders and for the treatment of autism spectrum disorders may not deny or refuse to provide otherwise covered services solely because of the location where services are provided. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan that provides coverage for habilitative services for children under 19 years of age with a congenital, genetic, or early acquired disorder under specified conditions may not deny or refuse to provide otherwise covered services solely because of the location where services are provided.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
In provisions concerning autism spectrum disorders and provisions concerning habilitative services for children, provides that an insurer may not deny or refuse to provide otherwise covered services under a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or a managed care plan solely because of the location wherein the clinically appropriate services are provided by a health care professional with appropriate certification (rather than solely because of the location wherein the services are provided).

Senate Committee Amendment No. 2
In provisions concerning autism spectrum disorders and provisions concerning habilitative services for children, provides that an insurer may not deny or refuse to provide otherwise covered services under a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or a managed care plan solely because of the location wherein the clinically appropriate services are provided (rather than solely because of the location wherein the services are provided).

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/26/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Laura Fine
  2/26/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/26/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/9/2021SenateAssigned to Insurance
  4/9/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Laura Fine
  4/9/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  4/9/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Laura Fine
  4/9/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  4/13/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Insurance
  4/13/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Insurance
  4/14/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  4/14/2021SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted
  4/15/2021SenateDo Pass as Amended Insurance; 010-000-000
  4/15/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 20, 2021
  4/20/2021SenateSecond Reading
  4/20/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading ** April 21, 2021
  4/23/2021SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  4/26/2021HouseArrived in House
  4/27/2021HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
  4/28/2021HouseFirst Reading
  4/28/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/4/2021HouseAssigned to Insurance Committee
  5/11/2021HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar Insurance Committee; 019-000-000
  5/12/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/13/2021HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/13/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/14/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar
  5/19/2021HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  5/21/2021HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - First Day
  5/26/2021HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - Passed 112-000-000
  5/26/2021SenatePassed Both Houses