Bill Status of HB1639 General Assembly

Short Description:  INS CD- EXCEPTED BENEFIT

House Sponsors
Rep. Anthony DeLuca

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. John G. Mulroe and Bill Cunningham)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/26/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0456

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
215 ILCS 5/352b new
215 ILCS 5/356z.16 rep.

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code in an Article concerning accident and health insurance. Provides that "policy of individual or group accident and health insurance" does not include any coverage or policy that provides an excepted benefit, as defined in the federal Public Health Service Act. Provides that the amendatory Act does not apply to certain policies of insurance. Repeals provisions that state that specified provisions of the Article do not apply to short-term travel, disability income, long-term care, accident only, or limited or specified disease policies. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/31/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Anthony DeLuca
  2/1/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/1/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/13/2019HouseAssigned to Insurance Committee
  2/19/2019HouseTo Health Insurance Subcommittee
  2/26/2019HouseRecommends Do Pass Subcommittee/ Insurance Committee; 003-000-000
  2/26/2019HouseReported Back To Insurance Committee;
  2/26/2019HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Insurance Committee; 018-001-000
  2/28/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/6/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/6/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/28/2019HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 074-030-000
  4/3/2019SenateArrive in Senate
  4/3/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/3/2019SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. John G. Mulroe
  4/3/2019SenateFirst Reading
  4/3/2019SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/12/2019SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
  4/24/2019SenateAssigned to Insurance
  5/1/2019SenateDo Pass Insurance; 015-000-000
  5/1/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 2, 2019
  5/9/2019SenateSecond Reading
  5/9/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 14, 2019
  5/24/2019SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2019
  5/31/2019SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-000
  5/31/2019HousePassed Both Houses
  6/28/2019HouseSent to the Governor
  8/26/2019HouseGovernor Approved
  8/26/2019HouseEffective Date August 23, 2019
  8/26/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0456