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Public Act 098-0696





Public Act 098-0696
HB5755 EnrolledLRB098 17896 MGM 53020 b

    AN ACT concerning elections.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the
Women's Health Referendum Act.
    Section 5. Referendum. The State Board of Elections shall
cause a statewide advisory public question to be submitted to
the voters at the general election to be held on November 4,
2014. The question shall appear in the following form:
    "Shall any health insurance plan in Illinois that provides
    prescription drug coverage be required to include
    prescription birth control as part of that coverage?"
The votes on the question shall be recorded as "Yes" or "No".
    Section 10. Certification. The State Board of Elections
shall immediately certify the question to be submitted to the
voters of the entire State under Section 5 to each election
authority in Illinois.
    Section 15. Conflicts. If any provision of this Act
conflicts with any other law, this Act controls.
    Section 90. Repeal. This Act is repealed on January 1,
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 07/07/2014