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 Bill Status of SB0760  96th General Assembly

Short Description:  PUBLIC AID-TECH

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Kwame Raoul

House Sponsors
(Rep. Constance A. Howard - Mary E. Flowers)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/21/2010SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0872

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
305 ILCS 20/1from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 1401

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Energy Assistance Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
305 ILCS 20/1
Adds reference to:
305 ILCS 5/1-8.5 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that to the extent permitted by federal law and notwithstanding any other provision of the Code, the Department of Healthcare and Family Services shall not cancel a person's eligibility for medical assistance solely because that person has become an inmate of a public institution, including, but not limited to, a county jail, juvenile detention center, or State correctional facility. Provides that the person may remain enrolled for medical assistance as long as all other eligibility criteria are met. Provides that except as provided under the County Jail Act, the Department shall not be responsible to provide medical assistance for any medical care, services, or supplies provided to a person while he or she is an inmate of a public institution. Provides that counties, the Department of Juvenile Justice, the Department of Human Services, and the Department of Corrections shall cooperate with the Department of Healthcare and Family Services in administering these provisions. Provides that these provisions apply on and after December 31, 2011.

DateChamber Action
  2/6/2009SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John J. Cullerton
  2/6/2009SenateFirst Reading
  2/6/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/5/2009SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/12/2009SenateDo Pass Executive; 012-000-000
  3/12/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 17, 2009
  4/3/2009SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As April 30, 2009
  4/23/2009SenateSecond Reading
  4/23/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 28, 2009
  8/15/2009SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  10/14/2009SenateChief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Kwame Raoul
  10/15/2009SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  10/15/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading October 16, 2009
  10/15/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Kwame Raoul
  10/15/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  10/15/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Human Services
  10/15/2009SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As December 31, 2009
  10/15/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Human Services; 005-000-000
  10/16/2009SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  10/16/2009SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Raoul
  10/16/2009SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  10/16/2009SenateThird Reading - Passed; 049-000-000
  10/16/2009HouseArrived in House
  10/16/2009HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  10/16/2009HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Constance A. Howard
  10/21/2009HouseFirst Reading
  10/21/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  10/21/2009HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) November 30, 2009
  10/21/2009HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  10/28/2009HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 005-001-000
  10/28/2009HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  10/28/2009HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  10/28/2009HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  10/28/2009HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  10/29/2009HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 089-025-000
  10/29/2009SenatePassed Both Houses
  11/25/2009SenateSent to the Governor
  1/21/2010SenateGovernor Approved
  1/21/2010SenateEffective Date June 1, 2010
  1/21/2010SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0872

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