IL HB4013 | 2015-2016 | 99th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on February 27 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-01-03 - Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Amends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971. Removes a provision prohibiting the non-contributory portion of a health-benefits program from including the expenses of obtaining an abortion, induced miscarriage or induced premature birth unless, in the opinion of a physician, such procedures are necessary for the preservation of the life of the woman seeking such treatment, or except an induced premature birth intended to produce a live viable child and such procedure is necessary for the health of the mother or the unborn child. Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Removes a provision excluding abortions, or induced miscarriages or premature births, from the list of services provided under the State's medical assistance program and removes language providing that the Department of Healthcare and Family Services or the Department of Human Services shall, by rule, prohibit any physician from providing medical assistance to anyone eligible under the Code where such physician has been found guilty of performing an abortion procedure in a wilful and wanton manner upon a woman who was not pregnant at the time such abortion procedure was performed. Removes a provision requiring that a written statement including the required opinion of a physician shall accompany any claim for reimbursement for abortions, or induced miscarriages or premature births. Removes other provisions concerning abortion procedures. Amends the Problem Pregnancy Health Services and Care Act. Removes language prohibiting the Department of Human Services from making grants to nonprofit agencies and organizations that use such grants to refer or counsel for, or perform, abortions.

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2017-01-03HouseRule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2016-11-09HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
2016-11-09HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 003-000-000
2016-04-22HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2016-04-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
2016-04-07HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
2016-04-07HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
2016-04-04HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
2016-04-04HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 005-000-000
2015-04-24HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2015-04-22HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregory Harris
2015-04-20HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie
2015-04-17HouseFiscal Note Filed (Corrected)
2015-04-14HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Filed
2015-04-10HouseFiscal Note Filed
2015-04-09HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2015-03-27HouseJudicial Note Filed
2015-03-27HouseBalanced Budget Note Filed
2015-03-26HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Standard Debate
2015-03-26HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
2015-03-26HouseBalanced Budget Note Requested by Rep. Robyn Gabel
2015-03-26HouseState Debt Impact Note Filed
2015-03-26HouseJudicial Note Filed
2015-03-25HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2015-03-25HouseState Debt Impact Note Requested by Rep. David B. Reis
2015-03-25HouseJudicial Note Requested by Rep. David B. Reis
2015-03-25HouseState Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. David B. Reis
2015-03-24HouseFiscal Note Filed
2015-03-19HouseFiscal Note Requested by Rep. Barbara Wheeler
2015-03-18HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
2015-03-18HouseDo Pass / Standard Debate Human Services Committee; 008-006-000
2015-03-12HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
2015-03-05HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
2015-02-27HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2015-02-27HouseFirst Reading
2015-02-27HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sara Feigenholtz

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