IL SB0079 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-3)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-22 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 28, 2019
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that if the Department of Human Services fails to notify a facility licensed under the Nursing Home Care Act or a supportive living facility authorized under the Code that a resident's application for medical assistance or long-term care benefits is rejected or denied, the Department shall reinstate the application effective the date of rejection or denial, the caseworker assigned to process the application shall identify and retrieve all missing information on behalf of the resident, and the facility and resident shall be notified of the reinstatement, any informational requests, and the outcome. Requires the Department to expedite the processing of all reinstated applications. Effective immediately.

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2019-03-22SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 28, 2019
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Christopher Belt
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Pat McGuire
2019-03-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan McConchie
2019-03-08SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve Stadelman
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Paul Schimpf
2019-03-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Ann Gillespie
2019-02-21SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam
2019-02-19SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, III
2019-02-13SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
2019-02-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Martin A. Sandoval
2019-02-06SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
2019-02-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Thomas Cullerton
2019-02-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
2019-02-05SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2019-02-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
2019-02-05SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino
2019-02-05SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2019-01-31SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mattie Hunter
2019-01-29SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dave Syverson
2019-01-23SenateAssigned to Human Services
2019-01-23SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-01-23SenateFirst Reading
2019-01-23SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. John G. Mulroe

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