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 Bill Status of SB3062  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  MEDICAID-INCOME ELIGIBILITY

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Mike Simmons

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/10/2022SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
305 ILCS 5/5-2from Ch. 23, par. 5-2


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that beginning on January 1, 2024, the Department of Healthcare and Family Services shall raise the income eligibility standard for all of its medical assistance programs to include persons whose income is equal to or less than 276% of the federal poverty level (or any higher percentage determined by the Department) plus 5% for the applicable family size as determined under federal law and applicable federal regulations. Provides that persons eligible for medical assistance under the amendatory Act shall receive coverage identical to the coverage provided to persons eligible for each medical assistance program under the income eligibility requirements in effect on December 31, 2023. Permits the Department to adopt rules for the implementation of the amendatory Act. Provides that the amendatory Act does not apply to programs in which the income eligibility standard is higher than the standard created by the amendatory Act.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/5/2022SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Mike Simmons
  1/5/2022SenateFirst Reading
  1/5/2022SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/11/2022SenateAssigned to Appropriations
  1/11/2022SenateTo Appropriations- Health
  2/10/2022SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

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