PUBAID-ORGN TRNSPLNT-LGL ALIEN
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that,
notwithstanding any other provision regarding services covered under
the medical assistance program, medically necessary organ transplants
shall be covered under the medical assistance program for persons who
are otherwise eligible for assistance under this program, as well as
for legal aliens residing in Illinois whose income and assets render
them eligible for assistance, regardless of whether they meet the
other eligibility requirements of the program. Effective immediately.
STATE MANDATES NOTE (Dept. of Commerce and Community Affairs)
Does not create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Public Aid)
The Department is unable to estimate the fiscal impact.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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