FEIGENHOLTZ AND HOWARD.
CHLDRNS HLTH INS-ENROLLMENT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Children's Health Insurance Program Act. Removes
provision providing that a child is not eligible for the Children's
Health Insurance Program if the child is a member of a family that is
eligible for health benefits covered under the State of Illinois
health benefits plan on the basis of a member's employment with a
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1. (Tabled March 11, 1999)
Deletes provision that certain non-citizen children who enter the
United States on or after August 22, 1996, are not eligible for
coverage under the Act for 5 years beginning on the date the child
entered the United States.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Public Aid)
For each additional child, annual program costs would increase
by approximately $800.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
215 ILCS 106/20
Adds reference to:
215 ILCS 106/22 new
Deletes everything. Amends the Children's Health Insurance
Program Act. Provides that the Department of Public Aid shall develop
procedures to allow youth service agencies, employers, labor unions,
local chambers of commerce, and religious organizations to assist in
enrolling children in the Program. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0470
Last action date: 99-08-10
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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