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 Bill Status of SB3617  100th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Kyle McCarter

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/9/2019SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
820 ILCS 305/8.2
820 ILCS 305/8.2a
820 ILCS 305/8.7
820 ILCS 305/19from Ch. 48, par. 138.19

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Workers' Compensation Act. Makes numerous additions and changes concerning: employers giving medical providers addresses to which medical bills should be sent; payments by employers to medical providers; explanations of benefits; interest payments by employers to medical providers under specified circumstances; petitions by medical providers if interest has not been paid; duties of the Director of Insurance regarding compliance by health care providers with requests for records by employers and insurers for the authorization of the payment of workers' compensation claims and imposition of administrative fines if an employer or insurer has intentionally failed to comply or demonstrates a repeated pattern of failing to comply with the electronic claims acceptance and response process; utilization review; entry of judgments based on final awards or decisions; and other matters. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  5/30/2018SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Kyle McCarter
  5/30/2018SenateFirst Reading
  5/30/2018SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/9/2019SenateSession Sine Die

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