INS ADOPT-GENETIC-NEW COVERAGE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Removes provision allowing
insurers to exclude blindness existing at the time the policy was
issued from coverage. Limits the use of genetic information in the
absence of a diagnosis related to that genetic information. Provides
that group accident and health insurance is the type that covers 2,
rather than 10, employees or members. Provides that replacement group
health insurance policies shall cover all employees and dependents
covered under the coverage being replaced. Amends the Health
Maintenance Organization Act and the Illinois Insurance Code with
respect to coverage of adopted children. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
215 ILCS 5/245 from Ch. 73, par. 857
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that domestic life
insurance companies may pay salaries of up to $200,000, rather than
$100,000, per year without a vote by the board of directors.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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