DONAHUE-OBAMA-NOLAND-MUNOZ-RONEN, MYERS, LIGHTFORD,
BOWLES, JACOBS, SMITH, MOLARO, WALSH,L, HALVORSON, LINK AND SHAW.
PUBLIC HLTH-COMMUNTY HLTH CNTR
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Community Health Center Expansion Act. Authorizes
the Department of Public Health to make grants to community providers
for the purpose of (i) establishing new community health center sites
to provide primary health care services to medically underserved
populations or areas or (ii) providing primary health care services to
the uninsured population of Illinois. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Requires a grant recipient to submit a progress report to the
Department of Public Health, rather than to the Office of Rural Health
within the Department. Provides that the Department may assist each
grant recipient in meeting goals and objectives, rather than shall
ensure that each recipient is meeting the goals and objectives.
Provides for an opportunity for public comment concerning the awarding
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0088
Last action date: JUL-18-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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