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1    AN ACT concerning government.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Public Aid Code is amended by
5reenacting and changing Section 5-5.07 as follows:
6    (305 ILCS 5/5-5.07)
7    Sec. 5-5.07. Inpatient psychiatric stay; DCFS per diem
8rate. The Department of Children and Family Services shall pay
9the DCFS per diem rate for inpatient psychiatric stay at a
10free-standing psychiatric hospital effective the 11th day when
11a child is in the hospital beyond medical necessity, and the
12parent or caregiver has denied the child access to the home and
13has refused or failed to make provisions for another living
14arrangement for the child or the child's discharge is being
15delayed due to a pending inquiry or investigation by the
16Department of Children and Family Services. This Section is
17inoperative on and after July 1, 2019. This Section is repealed
186 months after the effective date of this amendatory Act of the
19100th General Assembly.
20(Source: P.A. 100-646, eff. 7-27-18.)
21    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
22becoming law.