BOLAND AND SMITH,MICHAEL.
VENDORS RATES-ATTENDANTS WAGES
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Provides that vendors of
homemaker and chore housekeeper services shall receive a rate increase
of at least 3% but no more than 5% on July 1 of each year based on the
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers as determined by the
United States Department of Labor. Amends the Disabled Persons
Rehabilitation Act. Provides that personal care attendants shall
receive an automatic cost of living allowance of at least 3% but no
more than 5% on July 1 of each year based on the Consumer Price Index
for All Urban Consumers as determined by the United States Department
of Labor. Effective July 1, 1997.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Rehabilitation Services)
Personal assistants wage increase would cost $2.5 M to $4.2 M
in FY98, and as much as $8.6 M in FY99 (over FY97 levels).
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. on Aging)
Increase to program costs in FY98 would range from $3,267,000
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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