FRITCHEY, MCKEON, LEITCH, LYONS,JOSEPH, ERWIN, CURRIE,
MCGUIRE, SCHOENBERG, FANTIN AND RONEN.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that non-citizens
who are otherwise eligible, are protected under the Illinois Domestic
Violence Act of 1986, and meet specified criteria relating to federal
immigration status are eligible to receive cash or medical assistance
under the Code. Provides that the Department of Human Services is
authorized to provide nutrition services to non-citizens who are
protected under the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986 and meet
specified criteria relating to federal immigration status. Effective
July 1, 1998.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything. Reinserts language amending the Illinois
Public Aid Code with regard to eligibility of non-citizens. Includes
as persons eligible for assistance under the Code, who are otherwise
eligible, persons who are not eligible for the federal food stamp
program due to their noncitizen status and who are eligible for
protection under the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986, or who
have been abused in the United States, are the child of a parent who
has been abused in the United States, or are the parent of a child who
has been abused in the United States, and have been approved or have a
petition pending which sets forth a prima facie case for status as a
spouse or child of a United States citizen or a legal permanent
resident under the Immigration and Nationality Act, classification as
a person lawfully admitted for permanent residence under the
Immigration and Nationality Act, or suspension of deportation and
adjustment of status under the Immigration and Nationality Act, as in
effect before the date of enactment of the Illegal Immigration Reform
and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996, or cancellation of removal
and adjustment of status under the Immigration and Nationality Act.
Effective July 1, 1998.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dpt. Human Services)
Department costs would total approximately $3.6 M in FY99.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dpt. Commerce & Community Affairs)
No fiscal impact on units of local gov't. or DCCA.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1
HB 3447 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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