Bill Status of HB2793 100th General Assembly
Short Description: MEDICAID-AUTISM SPECTRUM
Rep. Gregory Harris
| 3/31/2017||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that all children with autism spectrum disorder who are otherwise eligible for medical assistance shall receive coverage for any medically necessary evidenced-based treatment prescribed by a physician licensed under the Medical Practice Act of 1987 or a licensed practitioner of the healing arts as defined in the Illinois Administrative Code. Effective July 1, 2017.