MEDICAID-TBI WAIVER REQUEST
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid
Code. Provides that the Department of Public Aid shall apply for a
waiver from the United States Health Care Financing Administration to
allow payment for home and community-based services under this Article
for traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients, using the "Home and
Community Based Services TBI Prototype Waiver" request form.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the Department shall submit the "Home and Community
Based Services TBI Waiver" request by January 1, 1998, and that if a
waiver request has not been submitted by January 1, 1998 the
Department shall submit the TBI Prototype Waiver request.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that the Department shall submit a Home and Community
Based Services TBI Waiver request by January 1, 1998, rather than the
"Home and Community Based TBI Waiver" request.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0335
Last action date: 97-08-08
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
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