102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 2/25/2021, by Sen. Don Harmon
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in a
Section concerning supportive living facilities.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning public aid.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Public Aid Code is amended by
changing Section 5-5.01a as follows:
(305 ILCS 5/5-5.01a)
Supportive living facilities program.
Department shall establish and provide
oversight for a program of supportive living facilities that
seek to promote
resident independence, dignity, respect, and
well-being in the most
A supportive living facility is (i) a free-standing
facility or (ii) a distinct
physical and operational entity
within a mixed-use building that meets the criteria
established in subsection (d). A supportive
integrates housing with health, personal care, and supportive
services and is a designated setting that offers residents
separate, private, and distinct living units.
Sites for the operation of the program
shall be selected
by the Department based upon criteria
that may include the
need for services in a geographic area, the
funding, and the site's ability to meet the standards.
(b) Beginning July 1, 2014, subject to federal approval,