DHUM SVC-FAMILY SUPPORT SRVCS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Department of Human Services Act. Requires the
Department to develop and implement a Family Support Services Pilot
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
20 ILCS 1305/1-30 new
Adds reference to:
405 ILCS 30/4.3 new
Deletes everything. Amends the Community Services Act. Provides
for a Family Support Services Voucher Pilot Program within the
Department of Human Services. Provides for the Department of Human
Services to contract with community agencies to issue vouchers to
families for purchase of services or activities for a family member
with a developmental disability. Authorized services or activities
include in-home supervision, home health care, and registration in
park district programs, extracurricular school activities, and
community college classes. Prohibits use of vouchers to purchase
out-of-home care and certain other services and activities. Provides
that the Department may establish no more than 5 pilot programs.
Effective January 1, 1999.
GOVERNOR'S AMENDATORY VETO MESSAGE
Recommends correction of a cross reference to another Section.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0804
Last action date: 98-12-15
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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