PUB AID-COMMUNICABLE DISEASE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Makes a technical change in
a Section concerning the purpose of the "medical assistance" Article
of the Code.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
305 ILCS 5/5-1
Adds reference to:
305 ILCS 5/5-18 rep.
410 ILCS 315/2d new
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code and the
Communicable Disease Prevention Act. Provides that the Department of
Public Health (instead of the Department of Public Aid, under the
Medicaid program) may pay for health insurance coverage, with funds
appropriated for that purpose, on behalf of persons infected with HIV
who are eligible for "continuation coverage" under federal law or
group health insurance policies. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0275
Last action date: AUG-07-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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