TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER u: MISCELLANEOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
PART 946 COMPASSIONATE USE OF MEDICAL CANNABIS PATIENT REGISTRY
SECTION 946.210 FEES


 

Section 946.210  Fees

 

a)         Except as set forth in subsection (b), the registration, renewal and replacement card fees are as specified in this subsection (a).  All fees submitted to the Department shall be non-refundable.  Annually, the Department may revise these fees:

 

1)

Qualifying patient application fee valid for:

 

 

 

A)      One year

$100

 

 

 

 

B)      Two years

$200

 

 

 

 

C)      Three years

$250

 

 

 

2)

Qualifying patient under 18 years of age application fee (includes one caregiver application fee) valid for:

 

 

 

 

 

A)      One year

$100

 

 

 

 

B)      Two years

$200

 

 

 

 

C)      Three years

$250

 

 

 

3)

Caregiver or second caregiver for a patient under 18 years of age application fee valid for:

 

 

 

 

 

A)      One year

$25

 

 

 

 

B)      Two years

$50

 

 

 

 

C)      Three years

$75

 

 

 

4)

Replacement card fee

$25

 

 

 

5)

Returned check fee

$35

 

b)         The Department may reduce registration and renewal card fees for a qualifying patient enrolled in the federal Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) or the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability programs, with submission of proof  as described in subsection (b)(2), and for veterans with proof of service as described in subsection (b)(3).

 

1)

Reduced qualifying patient application fee valid for:

 

 

 

 

 

A)      One year

$50

 

 

 

 

B)      Two years

$100

 

 

 

 

C)      Three years

$150

 

2)         The applicant enrolled in the federal Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability program shall submit a "Benefit Verification Letter" from the Social Security Administration, showing the individual's name and address and the type of benefits received.  The letter must be dated within the last year.  A copy of the letter may be obtained on-line at https://www.ssa.gov/myaccount/ or by contacting the Social Security Administration.  The annual cost of living increase letter mailed to recipients of social security benefits will not be accepted.

 

3)         Veterans shall provide a copy of their DD214.

 

c)         Registered qualifying patients seeking to add a designated caregiver after a registry identification card has been issued shall submit a fee of $50 for the designated caregiver application and an additional $25 replacement card fee to print a new registry identification card for the registered qualifying patient.  The designated caregiver registry card shall expire on the same day as the registered qualifying patient registry card expiration date.

 

(Source:  Amended at 40 Ill. Reg. 16753, effective December 15, 2016)