SOTO-DELGADO-BRADLEY-FEIGENHOLTZ-BUGIELSKI, MENDOZA AND ACEVEDO.
DHS-HISPANIC TEEN PREGNANCY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Department of Human Services Act. Authorizes the
Department to establish a Hispanic/Latino Teen Pregnancy Prevention
and Intervention Initiative program. As a part of the program,
authorizes the Department to award a grant to a qualified entity for
the purpose of conducting research, education, and prevention
activities to reduce pregnancy among Hispanic teenagers.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
305 ILCS 5/5-2 from Ch. 23, par. 5-2
Changes the title of the bill and amends the "Medicaid" Article
of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides for Medicaid coverage of
family planning services for persons whose income is less than 200% of
the federal poverty level, subject to federal approval, and requires
the Department of Public Aid to apply for that approval.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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