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 Bill Status of HB5485  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  DHFS-MEDICAID-NCQA ACCREDITED

House Sponsors
Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond - Patricia R. Bellock - Norine Hammond - Greg Harris - Sandra M. Pihos

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Heather A. Steans )

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
305 ILCS 5/5-30


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that any entity that contracts with the Department of Healthcare and Family Services, its subsequent agency, or the State to provide managed care to individuals enrolled as clients, beneficiaries, or recipients, who receive medical benefits under the Illinois medical assistance program, must be National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) accredited within 3 years after beginning to provide services under the Illinois medical assistance program, and any such entities engaged in providing managed care or coordinated care under the Illinois medical assistance program on the effective date of this amendatory Act must be NCQA accredited by January 1, 2015.

House Committee Amendment No. 2
Provides that any health insurance company (rather than any entity) that contracts with the Department of Healthcare and Family Services or the State to provide managed care to individuals enrolled as clients, beneficiaries, or recipients, who receive medical benefits under the Illinois medical assistance program, must be National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) accredited within 3 years after beginning to provide services under the Illinois medical assistance program, and any such health insurance companies (rather than any such entities) engaged in providing managed care or coordinated care under the Illinois medical assistance program on the effective date of the amendatory Act must be NCQA accredited by January 1, 2015.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/10/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  2/15/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/15/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/27/2012HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  3/1/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  3/1/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/2/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  3/2/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/5/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Human Services Committee
  3/5/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to Human Services Committee
  3/6/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  3/7/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/7/2012HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 011-000-000
  3/7/2012HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/7/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 40
  3/7/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine Hammond
  3/7/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Greg Harris
  3/9/2012HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/21/2012HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 106-000-000
  3/21/2012HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  3/21/2012SenateArrive in Senate
  3/21/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 22, 2012
  3/21/2012SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
  3/22/2012SenateFirst Reading
  3/22/2012SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/11/2012SenateAssigned to Human Services
  4/25/2012SenatePostponed - Human Services
  5/1/2012SenatePostponed - Human Services
  5/4/2012SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 25, 2012
  5/25/2012SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  12/5/2012SenateRe-assigned to Executive
  12/7/2012SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As January 8, 2013
  12/10/2012SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As January 8, 2013
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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