Bill Status of SB2493  96th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Terry Link - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Emil Jones, III - Kimberly A. Lightford, Dan Kotowski, Deanna Demuzio, A. J. Wilhelmi, John M. Sullivan, Toi W. Hutchinson and Ira I. Silverstein

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
215 ILCS 5/356v
215 ILCS 97/20

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Provides that a group health plan or a health insurance issuer offering group or individual health insurance coverage may not impose any preexisting condition exclusion. Makes conforming changes, including removing a cross-reference in the Illinois Insurance Code. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  10/29/2009SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Terry Link
  10/29/2009SenateFirst Reading
  10/29/2009SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/29/2010SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan Kotowski
  2/4/2010SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  2/10/2010SenateAssigned to Insurance
  2/24/2010SenateRe-referred to Assignments
  2/24/2010SenateRe-assigned to Executive
  3/5/2010SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 19, 2010
  3/8/2010SenatePostponed - Executive
  3/10/2010SenateDo Pass Executive; 008-005-000
  3/10/2010SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 11, 2010
  3/15/2010SenateSecond Reading
  3/15/2010SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 16, 2010
  3/19/2010SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As March 26, 2010
  3/23/2010SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
  3/23/2010SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  3/23/2010SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Deanna Demuzio
  3/24/2010SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. A. J. Wilhelmi
  3/24/2010SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John M. Sullivan
  3/24/2010SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson
  3/26/2010SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As April 15, 2010
  4/9/2010SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
  4/23/2010SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 7, 2010
  6/27/2010SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/12/2011SenateSession Sine Die