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 Bill Status of HB5339  94th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Keith P. Sommer

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Jeffrey M. Schoenberg)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/16/2006HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 94-0866

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
215 ILCS 134/30

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Managed Care Reform and Patient Rights Act. Prohibits health care plans from requiring enrollees to substitute their participating primary care physician during inpatient hospitalization, such as with a hospitalist physician licensed to practice medicine in all its branches (now, provides no example), without the agreement of the participating primary care physician. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/26/2006HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Keith P. Sommer
  1/26/2006HouseFirst Reading
  1/26/2006HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/31/2006HouseAssigned to Health Care Availability and Access Committee
  2/7/2006HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Health Care Availability and Access Committee; 011-000-000
  2/7/2006HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/9/2006HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  2/9/2006HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  2/16/2006HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 114-000-000
  2/16/2006SenateArrive in Senate
  2/16/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading February 22, 2006
  2/24/2006SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Jeffrey M. Schoenberg
  2/27/2006SenateFirst Reading
  2/27/2006SenateReferred to Rules
  3/15/2006SenateAssigned to Health & Human Services
  3/24/2006SenateDo Pass Health & Human Services; 007-000-000
  3/24/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 27, 2006
  3/27/2006SenateSecond Reading
  3/27/2006SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 28, 2006
  3/28/2006SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  3/28/2006HousePassed Both Houses
  4/26/2006HouseSent to the Governor
  6/16/2006HouseGovernor Approved
  6/16/2006HouseEffective Date June 16, 2006
  6/16/2006HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 94-0866

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