Bill Status of HB4076 103rd General Assembly
Short Description: MEDICAID-REDERTERMINATIONS
Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Innovation and Technology, in conjunction with the Department of Healthcare and Family Services, to hire a State vendor to redetermine the eligibility of medical assistance enrollees not covered by specified federal waivers provided under the Social Security Act. Provides that the selected vendor must be certified by the Business Enterprise Program and have no less than 60% of its owners with established residency in Illinois. Requires the selected vendor to conduct redeterminations utilizing a system that meets certain requirements. Provides that all vendors applying for consideration as the State vendor to conduct medical assistance eligibility redeterminations shall submit a letter of intent to the Department of Innovation and Technology in a form and manner required by the Department of Innovation and Technology. Requires the Department of Innovation and Technology to allow 7 days for a letter of intent and to issue a grant award to the selected vendor within 2 weeks after the end of the 7-day period. Provides that, to qualify for a grant award the selected vendor must already have all contracts in place with any relevant subvendors no later than 5 business days after the effective date of the amendatory Act. Provides that nothing in the amendatory Act shall be construed to contravene any federal regulation, policy, or requirement of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; and that if any provision of the amendatory Act or its application is found to be in violation of any federal regulation, policy, or requirement of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, that provision is declared invalid but does not affect any other provision or application of the amendatory Act that can be given effect without the invalid provision or application.