KLINGLER, MCKEON, ERWIN, LYONS,EILEEN, JONES,JOHN,
WINKEL, WIRSING, MYERS, WOOD, DEUCHLER, WINTERS,
LINDNER, WAIT, BIGGERT, RONEN, SCHAKOWSKY, MULLIGAN,
ACEVEDO, LOPEZ, DAVIS,MONIQUE, TURNER,ART, BEAUBIEN,
SILVA AND DART.
INS CHILD HLTH SUPERVISION
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code, Health Maintenance
Organization Act, Limited Health Service Organization Act, and
Voluntary Health Services Plans Act. Provides that health benefit
coverage under those Acts must include coverage for child health
supervision services for children under the age of 6. Child health
supervision services provide for a periodic review of a child's
physical and emotional status by a physician or under a physician's
supervision. Defines terms. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Insurance)
HB 705 will have no fiscal impact on the Department.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB705 fails to create a State mandate.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
215 ILCS 5/356t
215 ILCS 125/5-3
215 ILCS 130/3009
215 ILCS 165/10
Adds reference to:
215 ILCS 97/20
Deletes everything. Creates the Children's Health Insurance
Program Act. Provides that the Program is not an entitlement and shall
operate subject to appropriation and shall be administered by the
Department of Public Aid. Provides that the Department shall
subsidize the cost of health insurance for eligible children from
privately sponsored health insurance plans and purchase or provide
health care benefits for other eligible children. Requires the
Department to seek waivers for federal funding for the Program and to
conduct a study regarding health care needs of children in the State
and the effectiveness of the program after 6 and 12 months of
operation. Provides for emergency rulemaking to implement the
program. Amends the Illinois Health Insurance Portability and
Accountability Act. Amends the definition of "creditable coverage" to
include coverage of an individual under Title XXI of the federal
Social Security Act, State Children's Health Insurance Program.
Provides that the provisions of the Act are inseverable and that the
Act is repealed on June 30, 2001. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0736
Last action date: 98-08-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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