SILVA, MCKEON, CROTTY AND MCCARTHY.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the "Medicaid" Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code.
Provides for Medicaid eligibility for persons otherwise eligible for
Aid to the Aged, Blind, or Disabled but who fail to qualify for that
aid on the basis of need and who meet either of the following
requirements: (i) their income is equal to or less than 100% of the
federal nonfarm income official poverty line or (ii) their income,
after the deduction of costs incurred for medical care and for other
types of remedial care, is equal to or less than 100% of the federal
nonfarm income official poverty line. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that in determining eligibility for medical assistance,
for fiscal year 2000, the income eligibility level is equal to the SSI
maximum income level; for fiscal year 2001 and thereafter, the income
eligibility level is equal to 100% of the nonfarm income official
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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