MADIGAN,MJ-BRUNSVOLD-DAVIS,STEVE-MCKEON AND SAVIANO.
WRK COMP-NO COLLECT-EMPLOYEE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Workers' Compensation Act. Provides that a provider
of medical services or related services or items to an injured
employee agrees to be bound by charges or payment levels allowed by
the Industrial Commission. Provides that disputes regarding
reasonableness of fees or charges shall be resolved in accordance with
the Act or the Workers' Occupational Diseases Act. Prohibits a
provider, employer, or insurance carrier from seeking payment for
services or items from an employee.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
820 ILCS 305/8
Adds reference to:
820 ILCS 305/15 from Ch. 48, par. 138.15
Deletes everything. Amends the Workers' Compensation Act.
Makes a stylistic change in a Section concerning the Workers'
Compensation Commission's annual report to the Governor.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Illinois Industrial Commission)
There will be no fiscal impact.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. Central Management Services)
HB2724 will save the State $125,000 annually.
STATE MANDATES ACT FISCAL NOTE, AMENDED
Fails to create a State mandate.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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