|HB1825 Enrolled||LRB097 05082 RPM 45123 b|
AN ACT concerning insurance.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Insurance Code is amended by adding
Section 356z.19 as follows:
(215 ILCS 5/356z.19 new)
Cancer drug parity.
(a) As used in this Section:
"Financial requirement" means deductibles, copayments,
coinsurance, out-of-pocket expenses, aggregate lifetime
limits, and annual limits.
"Treatment limitation" means limits on the frequency of
treatment, days of coverage, or other similar limits on the
scope or duration of treatment.
(b) On and after the effective date of this amendatory Act
of the 97th General Assembly, every insurer that amends,
delivers, issues, or renews an individual or group policy of
accident and health insurance amended, delivered, issued, or
renewed on or after the effective date of this amendatory Act
of the 97th General Assembly that provides coverage for
prescribed orally-administered cancer medications and
intravenously administered or injected cancer medications
shall ensure that: