Bill Status of HB5420  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  MEDICAID-GENETIC COUNSELORS

House Sponsors
Rep. Joyce Mason

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
305 ILCS 5/5-5.28 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to establish procedures to permit persons licensed as genetic counselors in accordance with the Genetic Counselor Licensing Act to enroll as providers under the medical assistance program and bill the Department directly for genetic counseling services provided to medical assistance recipients.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/28/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Joyce Mason
  1/31/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/31/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee