Bill Status of HB4878  103rd General Assembly


Short Description:  MEDICAID-EMERGENCY TRANSPORT

House Sponsors
Rep. Jackie Haas

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/5/2024HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Health & Human Services Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
305 ILCS 5/5-4.2


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Code, subject to federal approval, emergency medical transportation services in cases where services are dispatched and the patient is treated but not transferred to a hospital shall be covered under the medical assistance program at a rate not less than 50% of the base rate in effect as of June 30, 2024 for persons who are otherwise eligible for medical assistance.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/6/2024HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jackie Haas
  2/7/2024HouseFirst Reading
  2/7/2024HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/5/2024HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Health & Human Services Committee
  4/5/2024HouseCommittee/3rd Reading Deadline Extended-Rule May 24, 2024
  5/24/2024HouseCommittee/3rd Reading Deadline Extended-Rule May 27, 2024