IL HB4289 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 19 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-04-13 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that all children with autism spectrum disorder who are otherwise eligible for medical assistance shall receive coverage for any medically necessary evidence-based treatment prescribed by a physician licensed under the Medical Practice Act of 1987 to practice medicine in all of its branches or a licensed practitioner of the healing arts as defined in the Illinois Administrative Code. Effective July 1, 2018.

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2018-04-13HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2018-02-21HouseAssigned to Appropriations-Human Services Committee
2018-02-20HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
2018-01-22HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-01-22HouseFirst Reading
2018-01-19HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Gregory Harris

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