IL HB3895 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-0)
Status: Introduced on February 10 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-05-11 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Melissa Conyears-Ervin
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amends the Department of Human Services Act. Provides that a person is eligible for a diaper allowance of $80 per month per child if all of the following conditions are met: (i) the person's household income is at or below 50% of the federal poverty guidelines; (ii) the person is responsible for the welfare of a child 3 years of age or younger; and (iii) the child who is 3 years of age or younger receives medical assistance under the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the diaper allowance may be used only to purchase diapers and shall be issued through an electronic benefit transfer card. Provides that the diaper allowance is not considered income for purposes of determining eligibility or the amount of assistance for any public aid benefit provided under State law. Effective October 1, 2018.

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Title

DHS-DIAPER ALLOWANCE

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-05-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Melissa Conyears-Ervin
2017-03-31HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-30HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Litesa E. Wallace
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2017-03-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
2017-03-15HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Juliana Stratton
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
2017-03-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
2017-03-07HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Halpin
2017-03-01HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Human Services Committee
2017-02-28HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-02-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
2017-02-23HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Cynthia Soto
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel J. Burke
2017-02-23HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2017-02-10HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-10HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-10HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robyn Gabel

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
20130510-75New CodeSee Bill Text

Illinois State Sources


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