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 Bill Status of HB4574  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  HLTH BENEFITS EXCHNG-OVERSIGHT

House Sponsors
Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
215 ILCS 122/5-3
215 ILCS 122/5-4 new
215 ILCS 122/5-5
215 ILCS 122/5-15
215 ILCS 122/5-16 new
215 ILCS 122/5-21 new
215 ILCS 122/5-25


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Health Benefits Exchange Law. Makes changes concerning the legislative intent of the Law. Sets forth definitions. Establishes the Illinois Health Benefits Exchange as an independent, non-profit entity formed and organized under the laws of the State. Provides that the Exchange shall be a public entity, but shall not be considered a department, institution, or agency of the State. Deletes references to the Illinois Health Benefits Exchange Legislative Study Committee and establishes instead the Illinois Health Benefits Exchange Legislative Oversight Committee within the Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability. Provides that the governing and administrative powers of the Exchange shall be vested in a body known as the Illinois Health Benefits Exchange Board and sets forth provisions concerning appointments, terms, meetings, structure, recusal, budget, and purpose. Sets forth provisions concerning enrollment through brokers and agents and producer compensation. Provides that the Law shall be null and void if the U.S. Supreme Court strikes down the federal Affordable Care Act in whole or in part. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/1/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  2/1/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/1/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/7/2012HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  3/6/2012HouseMotion Filed to Suspend Rule 25 Executive Committee; Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
  3/6/2012HouseMotion to Suspend Rule 25 - Prevailed by Voice Vote
  3/9/2012HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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