Bill Status of HB5454  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  INS-COVID-19 TESTING COVERAGE

House Sponsors
Rep. Fred Crespo, Kelly M. Cassidy and Joyce Mason

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/4/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
215 ILCS 5/356z.53 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance that is amended, delivered, issued, or renewed on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act shall provide coverage for testing for the detection or the diagnosis of COVID-19 without imposing a deductible, coinsurance, copayment, or any other cost-sharing requirement or a prior authorization requirement on the coverage provided if the purpose of the testing is for individualized diagnosis or treatment of COVID-19, in accordance with the requirements of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. Provides that a testing site that provides services for testing for the detection or the diagnosis of COVID-19 shall collect accident and health insurance information from patients.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/28/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Fred Crespo
  1/31/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/31/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/3/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/9/2022HouseAssigned to Insurance Committee
  2/15/2022HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Insurance Committee; 016-000-000
  2/16/2022HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/2/2022HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/2/2022HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  3/4/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/4/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joyce Mason