Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the medical assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid
Code. In provisions concerning payments to hospitals for inpatient
services, adds the following to the list of hospitals eligible for
adjustment payments: any Illinois hospital located in a county with a
population determined by the 1990 decennial census to be over 250,000
and under 300,000 that borders another state which is within 25 miles
of at least 2 hospitals which receive disproportionate share payments
under the Social Security Act and the medical assistance program.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Public Aid)
The estimated increased cost is $900,000 annually.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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