Bill Text: IL HB2721 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Engrossed


Bill Title: Amends the Illinois Insurance Code, the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971, the Counties Code, the Illinois Municipal Code, the School Code, the Health Maintenance Organization Act, the Limited Health Service Organization Act, and the Voluntary Health Services Plans Act. Provides that a group or individual policy of accident and health insurance or managed care plan amended, delivered, issued, or renewed after the effective date of the amendatory Act shall provide coverage for treatment of pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome, including, but not limited to, the use of intravenous immunoglobulin therapy. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 19-8)

Status: (Engrossed) 2017-04-21 - Added as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush [HB2721 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB2721-Engrossed.html



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1 AN ACT concerning regulation.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971
5is amended by changing Section 6.11 as follows:
6 (5 ILCS 375/6.11)
7 Sec. 6.11. Required health benefits; Illinois Insurance
8Code requirements. The program of health benefits shall provide
9the post-mastectomy care benefits required to be covered by a
10policy of accident and health insurance under Section 356t of
11the Illinois Insurance Code. The program of health benefits
12shall provide the coverage required under Sections 356g,
13356g.5, 356g.5-1, 356m, 356u, 356w, 356x, 356z.2, 356z.4,
14356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9, 356z.10, 356z.11, 356z.12, 356z.13,
15356z.14, 356z.15, 356z.17, and 356z.22, and 356z.25 of the
16Illinois Insurance Code. The program of health benefits must
17comply with Sections 155.22a, 155.37, 355b, 356z.19, 370c, and
18370c.1 of the Illinois Insurance Code.
19 Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045, if
20any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
21with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
22Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
23Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for

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1whatever reason, is unauthorized.
2(Source: P.A. 98-189, eff. 1-1-14; 98-1091, eff. 1-1-15;
399-480, eff. 9-9-15.)
4 Section 10. The Counties Code is amended by changing
5Section 5-1069.3 as follows:
6 (55 ILCS 5/5-1069.3)
7 Sec. 5-1069.3. Required health benefits. If a county,
8including a home rule county, is a self-insurer for purposes of
9providing health insurance coverage for its employees, the
10coverage shall include coverage for the post-mastectomy care
11benefits required to be covered by a policy of accident and
12health insurance under Section 356t and the coverage required
13under Sections 356g, 356g.5, 356g.5-1, 356u, 356w, 356x,
14356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9, 356z.10, 356z.11, 356z.12, 356z.13,
15356z.14, 356z.15, and 356z.22, and 356z.25 of the Illinois
16Insurance Code. The coverage shall comply with Sections
17155.22a, 355b, 356z.19, and 370c of the Illinois Insurance
18Code. The requirement that health benefits be covered as
19provided in this Section is an exclusive power and function of
20the State and is a denial and limitation under Article VII,
21Section 6, subsection (h) of the Illinois Constitution. A home
22rule county to which this Section applies must comply with
23every provision of this Section.
24 Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045, if

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1any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
2with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
3Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
4Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
5whatever reason, is unauthorized.
6(Source: P.A. 98-189, eff. 1-1-14; 98-1091, eff. 1-1-15;
799-480, eff. 9-9-15.)
8 Section 15. The Illinois Municipal Code is amended by
9changing Section 10-4-2.3 as follows:
10 (65 ILCS 5/10-4-2.3)
11 Sec. 10-4-2.3. Required health benefits. If a
12municipality, including a home rule municipality, is a
13self-insurer for purposes of providing health insurance
14coverage for its employees, the coverage shall include coverage
15for the post-mastectomy care benefits required to be covered by
16a policy of accident and health insurance under Section 356t
17and the coverage required under Sections 356g, 356g.5,
18356g.5-1, 356u, 356w, 356x, 356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9, 356z.10,
19356z.11, 356z.12, 356z.13, 356z.14, 356z.15, and 356z.22, and
20356z.25 of the Illinois Insurance Code. The coverage shall
21comply with Sections 155.22a, 355b, 356z.19, and 370c of the
22Illinois Insurance Code. The requirement that health benefits
23be covered as provided in this is an exclusive power and
24function of the State and is a denial and limitation under

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1Article VII, Section 6, subsection (h) of the Illinois
2Constitution. A home rule municipality to which this Section
3applies must comply with every provision of this Section.
4 Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045, if
5any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
6with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
7Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
8Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
9whatever reason, is unauthorized.
10(Source: P.A. 98-189, eff. 1-1-14; 98-1091, eff. 1-1-15;
1199-480, eff. 9-9-15.)
12 Section 20. The School Code is amended by changing Section
1310-22.3f as follows:
14 (105 ILCS 5/10-22.3f)
15 Sec. 10-22.3f. Required health benefits. Insurance
16protection and benefits for employees shall provide the
17post-mastectomy care benefits required to be covered by a
18policy of accident and health insurance under Section 356t and
19the coverage required under Sections 356g, 356g.5, 356g.5-1,
20356u, 356w, 356x, 356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9, 356z.11, 356z.12,
21356z.13, 356z.14, 356z.15, and 356z.22, and 356z.25 of the
22Illinois Insurance Code. Insurance policies shall comply with
23Section 356z.19 of the Illinois Insurance Code. The coverage
24shall comply with Sections 155.22a and 355b of the Illinois

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1Insurance Code.
2 Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045, if
3any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
4with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
5Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
6Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
7whatever reason, is unauthorized.
8(Source: P.A. 97-282, eff. 8-9-11; 97-343, eff. 1-1-12; 97-813,
9eff. 7-13-12; 98-189, eff. 1-1-14; 98-1091, eff. 1-1-15.)
10 Section 25. The Illinois Insurance Code is amended by
11adding Section 356z.25 as follows:
12 (215 ILCS 125/356z.25 new)
13 Sec. 356z.25. Coverage for treatment of pediatric
14autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with
15streptococcal infections and pediatric acute onset
16neuropsychiatric syndrome. A group or individual policy of
17accident and health insurance or managed care plan that is
18amended, delivered, issued, or renewed after the effective date
19of this amendatory Act of the 100th General Assembly shall
20provide coverage for treatment of pediatric autoimmune
21neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal
22infections and pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric
23syndrome, including, but not limited to, the use of intravenous
24immunoglobulin therapy.

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1 If, at any time, the Secretary of the United States
2Department of Health and Human Services, or its successor
3agency, promulgates rules or regulations to be published in the
4Federal Register or publishes a comment in the Federal Register
5or issues an opinion, guidance, or other action that would
6require the State, pursuant to any provision of the Patient
7Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148),
8including, but not limited to, 42 U.S.C. 18031(d)(3)(B) or any
9successor provision, to defray the cost of any coverage for
10pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated
11with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute onset
12neuropsychiatric syndrome outlined in this Section, then the
13requirement that an insurer cover pediatric autoimmune
14neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal
15infections and pediatric acute onset neuropsychiatric syndrome
16is inoperative other than any such coverage authorized under
17Section 1902 of the Social Security Act, 42 U.S.C. 1396a, and
18the State shall not assume any obligation for the cost of
19coverage for pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders
20associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute
21onset neuropsychiatric syndrome.
22 Section 30. The Health Maintenance Organization Act is
23amended by changing Section 5-3 as follows:
24 (215 ILCS 125/5-3) (from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1411.2)

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1 (Text of Section before amendment by P.A. 99-761)
2 Sec. 5-3. Insurance Code provisions.
3 (a) Health Maintenance Organizations shall be subject to
4the provisions of Sections 133, 134, 136, 137, 139, 140, 141.1,
5141.2, 141.3, 143, 143c, 147, 148, 149, 151, 152, 153, 154,
6154.5, 154.6, 154.7, 154.8, 155.04, 155.22a, 355.2, 355.3,
7355b, 356g.5-1, 356m, 356v, 356w, 356x, 356y, 356z.2, 356z.4,
8356z.5, 356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9, 356z.10, 356z.11, 356z.12,
9356z.13, 356z.14, 356z.15, 356z.17, 356z.18, 356z.19, 356z.21,
10356z.22, 356z.25, 364.01, 367.2, 367.2-5, 367i, 368a, 368b,
11368c, 368d, 368e, 370c, 370c.1, 401, 401.1, 402, 403, 403A,
12408, 408.2, 409, 412, 444, and 444.1, paragraph (c) of
13subsection (2) of Section 367, and Articles IIA, VIII 1/2, XII,
14XII 1/2, XIII, XIII 1/2, XXV, and XXVI of the Illinois
15Insurance Code.
16 (b) For purposes of the Illinois Insurance Code, except for
17Sections 444 and 444.1 and Articles XIII and XIII 1/2, Health
18Maintenance Organizations in the following categories are
19deemed to be "domestic companies":
20 (1) a corporation authorized under the Dental Service
21 Plan Act or the Voluntary Health Services Plans Act;
22 (2) a corporation organized under the laws of this
23 State; or
24 (3) a corporation organized under the laws of another
25 state, 30% or more of the enrollees of which are residents
26 of this State, except a corporation subject to

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1 substantially the same requirements in its state of
2 organization as is a "domestic company" under Article VIII
3 1/2 of the Illinois Insurance Code.
4 (c) In considering the merger, consolidation, or other
5acquisition of control of a Health Maintenance Organization
6pursuant to Article VIII 1/2 of the Illinois Insurance Code,
7 (1) the Director shall give primary consideration to
8 the continuation of benefits to enrollees and the financial
9 conditions of the acquired Health Maintenance Organization
10 after the merger, consolidation, or other acquisition of
11 control takes effect;
12 (2)(i) the criteria specified in subsection (1)(b) of
13 Section 131.8 of the Illinois Insurance Code shall not
14 apply and (ii) the Director, in making his determination
15 with respect to the merger, consolidation, or other
16 acquisition of control, need not take into account the
17 effect on competition of the merger, consolidation, or
18 other acquisition of control;
19 (3) the Director shall have the power to require the
20 following information:
21 (A) certification by an independent actuary of the
22 adequacy of the reserves of the Health Maintenance
23 Organization sought to be acquired;
24 (B) pro forma financial statements reflecting the
25 combined balance sheets of the acquiring company and
26 the Health Maintenance Organization sought to be

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1 acquired as of the end of the preceding year and as of
2 a date 90 days prior to the acquisition, as well as pro
3 forma financial statements reflecting projected
4 combined operation for a period of 2 years;
5 (C) a pro forma business plan detailing an
6 acquiring party's plans with respect to the operation
7 of the Health Maintenance Organization sought to be
8 acquired for a period of not less than 3 years; and
9 (D) such other information as the Director shall
10 require.
11 (d) The provisions of Article VIII 1/2 of the Illinois
12Insurance Code and this Section 5-3 shall apply to the sale by
13any health maintenance organization of greater than 10% of its
14enrollee population (including without limitation the health
15maintenance organization's right, title, and interest in and to
16its health care certificates).
17 (e) In considering any management contract or service
18agreement subject to Section 141.1 of the Illinois Insurance
19Code, the Director (i) shall, in addition to the criteria
20specified in Section 141.2 of the Illinois Insurance Code, take
21into account the effect of the management contract or service
22agreement on the continuation of benefits to enrollees and the
23financial condition of the health maintenance organization to
24be managed or serviced, and (ii) need not take into account the
25effect of the management contract or service agreement on
26competition.

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1 (f) Except for small employer groups as defined in the
2Small Employer Rating, Renewability and Portability Health
3Insurance Act and except for medicare supplement policies as
4defined in Section 363 of the Illinois Insurance Code, a Health
5Maintenance Organization may by contract agree with a group or
6other enrollment unit to effect refunds or charge additional
7premiums under the following terms and conditions:
8 (i) the amount of, and other terms and conditions with
9 respect to, the refund or additional premium are set forth
10 in the group or enrollment unit contract agreed in advance
11 of the period for which a refund is to be paid or
12 additional premium is to be charged (which period shall not
13 be less than one year); and
14 (ii) the amount of the refund or additional premium
15 shall not exceed 20% of the Health Maintenance
16 Organization's profitable or unprofitable experience with
17 respect to the group or other enrollment unit for the
18 period (and, for purposes of a refund or additional
19 premium, the profitable or unprofitable experience shall
20 be calculated taking into account a pro rata share of the
21 Health Maintenance Organization's administrative and
22 marketing expenses, but shall not include any refund to be
23 made or additional premium to be paid pursuant to this
24 subsection (f)). The Health Maintenance Organization and
25 the group or enrollment unit may agree that the profitable
26 or unprofitable experience may be calculated taking into

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1 account the refund period and the immediately preceding 2
2 plan years.
3 The Health Maintenance Organization shall include a
4statement in the evidence of coverage issued to each enrollee
5describing the possibility of a refund or additional premium,
6and upon request of any group or enrollment unit, provide to
7the group or enrollment unit a description of the method used
8to calculate (1) the Health Maintenance Organization's
9profitable experience with respect to the group or enrollment
10unit and the resulting refund to the group or enrollment unit
11or (2) the Health Maintenance Organization's unprofitable
12experience with respect to the group or enrollment unit and the
13resulting additional premium to be paid by the group or
14enrollment unit.
15 In no event shall the Illinois Health Maintenance
16Organization Guaranty Association be liable to pay any
17contractual obligation of an insolvent organization to pay any
18refund authorized under this Section.
19 (g) Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045,
20if any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
21with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
22Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
23Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
24whatever reason, is unauthorized.
25(Source: P.A. 97-282, eff. 8-9-11; 97-343, eff. 1-1-12; 97-437,
26eff. 8-18-11; 97-486, eff. 1-1-12; 97-592, eff. 1-1-12; 97-805,

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1eff. 1-1-13; 97-813, eff. 7-13-12; 98-189, eff. 1-1-14;
298-1091, eff. 1-1-15.)
3 (Text of Section after amendment by P.A. 99-761)
4 Sec. 5-3. Insurance Code provisions.
5 (a) Health Maintenance Organizations shall be subject to
6the provisions of Sections 133, 134, 136, 137, 139, 140, 141.1,
7141.2, 141.3, 143, 143c, 147, 148, 149, 151, 152, 153, 154,
8154.5, 154.6, 154.7, 154.8, 155.04, 155.22a, 355.2, 355.3,
9355b, 356g.5-1, 356m, 356v, 356w, 356x, 356y, 356z.2, 356z.4,
10356z.5, 356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9, 356z.10, 356z.11, 356z.12,
11356z.13, 356z.14, 356z.15, 356z.17, 356z.18, 356z.19, 356z.21,
12356z.22, 356z.25, 364, 364.01, 367.2, 367.2-5, 367i, 368a,
13368b, 368c, 368d, 368e, 370c, 370c.1, 401, 401.1, 402, 403,
14403A, 408, 408.2, 409, 412, 444, and 444.1, paragraph (c) of
15subsection (2) of Section 367, and Articles IIA, VIII 1/2, XII,
16XII 1/2, XIII, XIII 1/2, XXV, and XXVI of the Illinois
17Insurance Code.
18 (b) For purposes of the Illinois Insurance Code, except for
19Sections 444 and 444.1 and Articles XIII and XIII 1/2, Health
20Maintenance Organizations in the following categories are
21deemed to be "domestic companies":
22 (1) a corporation authorized under the Dental Service
23 Plan Act or the Voluntary Health Services Plans Act;
24 (2) a corporation organized under the laws of this
25 State; or

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1 (3) a corporation organized under the laws of another
2 state, 30% or more of the enrollees of which are residents
3 of this State, except a corporation subject to
4 substantially the same requirements in its state of
5 organization as is a "domestic company" under Article VIII
6 1/2 of the Illinois Insurance Code.
7 (c) In considering the merger, consolidation, or other
8acquisition of control of a Health Maintenance Organization
9pursuant to Article VIII 1/2 of the Illinois Insurance Code,
10 (1) the Director shall give primary consideration to
11 the continuation of benefits to enrollees and the financial
12 conditions of the acquired Health Maintenance Organization
13 after the merger, consolidation, or other acquisition of
14 control takes effect;
15 (2)(i) the criteria specified in subsection (1)(b) of
16 Section 131.8 of the Illinois Insurance Code shall not
17 apply and (ii) the Director, in making his determination
18 with respect to the merger, consolidation, or other
19 acquisition of control, need not take into account the
20 effect on competition of the merger, consolidation, or
21 other acquisition of control;
22 (3) the Director shall have the power to require the
23 following information:
24 (A) certification by an independent actuary of the
25 adequacy of the reserves of the Health Maintenance
26 Organization sought to be acquired;

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1 (B) pro forma financial statements reflecting the
2 combined balance sheets of the acquiring company and
3 the Health Maintenance Organization sought to be
4 acquired as of the end of the preceding year and as of
5 a date 90 days prior to the acquisition, as well as pro
6 forma financial statements reflecting projected
7 combined operation for a period of 2 years;
8 (C) a pro forma business plan detailing an
9 acquiring party's plans with respect to the operation
10 of the Health Maintenance Organization sought to be
11 acquired for a period of not less than 3 years; and
12 (D) such other information as the Director shall
13 require.
14 (d) The provisions of Article VIII 1/2 of the Illinois
15Insurance Code and this Section 5-3 shall apply to the sale by
16any health maintenance organization of greater than 10% of its
17enrollee population (including without limitation the health
18maintenance organization's right, title, and interest in and to
19its health care certificates).
20 (e) In considering any management contract or service
21agreement subject to Section 141.1 of the Illinois Insurance
22Code, the Director (i) shall, in addition to the criteria
23specified in Section 141.2 of the Illinois Insurance Code, take
24into account the effect of the management contract or service
25agreement on the continuation of benefits to enrollees and the
26financial condition of the health maintenance organization to

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1be managed or serviced, and (ii) need not take into account the
2effect of the management contract or service agreement on
3competition.
4 (f) Except for small employer groups as defined in the
5Small Employer Rating, Renewability and Portability Health
6Insurance Act and except for medicare supplement policies as
7defined in Section 363 of the Illinois Insurance Code, a Health
8Maintenance Organization may by contract agree with a group or
9other enrollment unit to effect refunds or charge additional
10premiums under the following terms and conditions:
11 (i) the amount of, and other terms and conditions with
12 respect to, the refund or additional premium are set forth
13 in the group or enrollment unit contract agreed in advance
14 of the period for which a refund is to be paid or
15 additional premium is to be charged (which period shall not
16 be less than one year); and
17 (ii) the amount of the refund or additional premium
18 shall not exceed 20% of the Health Maintenance
19 Organization's profitable or unprofitable experience with
20 respect to the group or other enrollment unit for the
21 period (and, for purposes of a refund or additional
22 premium, the profitable or unprofitable experience shall
23 be calculated taking into account a pro rata share of the
24 Health Maintenance Organization's administrative and
25 marketing expenses, but shall not include any refund to be
26 made or additional premium to be paid pursuant to this

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1 subsection (f)). The Health Maintenance Organization and
2 the group or enrollment unit may agree that the profitable
3 or unprofitable experience may be calculated taking into
4 account the refund period and the immediately preceding 2
5 plan years.
6 The Health Maintenance Organization shall include a
7statement in the evidence of coverage issued to each enrollee
8describing the possibility of a refund or additional premium,
9and upon request of any group or enrollment unit, provide to
10the group or enrollment unit a description of the method used
11to calculate (1) the Health Maintenance Organization's
12profitable experience with respect to the group or enrollment
13unit and the resulting refund to the group or enrollment unit
14or (2) the Health Maintenance Organization's unprofitable
15experience with respect to the group or enrollment unit and the
16resulting additional premium to be paid by the group or
17enrollment unit.
18 In no event shall the Illinois Health Maintenance
19Organization Guaranty Association be liable to pay any
20contractual obligation of an insolvent organization to pay any
21refund authorized under this Section.
22 (g) Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045,
23if any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
24with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
25Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
26Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for

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1whatever reason, is unauthorized.
2(Source: P.A. 98-189, eff. 1-1-14; 98-1091, eff. 1-1-15;
399-761, eff. 1-1-18.)
4 Section 35. The Limited Health Service Organization Act is
5amended by changing Section 4003 as follows:
6 (215 ILCS 130/4003) (from Ch. 73, par. 1504-3)
7 Sec. 4003. Illinois Insurance Code provisions. Limited
8health service organizations shall be subject to the provisions
9of Sections 133, 134, 136, 137, 139, 140, 141.1, 141.2, 141.3,
10143, 143c, 147, 148, 149, 151, 152, 153, 154, 154.5, 154.6,
11154.7, 154.8, 155.04, 155.37, 355.2, 355.3, 355b, 356v,
12356z.10, 356z.21, 356z.22, 356z.25, 368a, 401, 401.1, 402, 403,
13403A, 408, 408.2, 409, 412, 444, and 444.1 and Articles IIA,
14VIII 1/2, XII, XII 1/2, XIII, XIII 1/2, XXV, and XXVI of the
15Illinois Insurance Code. For purposes of the Illinois Insurance
16Code, except for Sections 444 and 444.1 and Articles XIII and
17XIII 1/2, limited health service organizations in the following
18categories are deemed to be domestic companies:
19 (1) a corporation under the laws of this State; or
20 (2) a corporation organized under the laws of another
21 state, 30% or of more of the enrollees of which are
22 residents of this State, except a corporation subject to
23 substantially the same requirements in its state of
24 organization as is a domestic company under Article VIII

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1 1/2 of the Illinois Insurance Code.
2(Source: P.A. 97-486, eff. 1-1-12; 97-592, 1-1-12; 97-805, eff.
31-1-13; 97-813, eff. 7-13-12; 98-189, eff. 1-1-14; 98-1091,
4eff. 1-1-15; revised 10-5-16.)
5 Section 40. The Voluntary Health Services Plans Act is
6amended by changing Section 10 as follows:
7 (215 ILCS 165/10) (from Ch. 32, par. 604)
8 Sec. 10. Application of Insurance Code provisions. Health
9services plan corporations and all persons interested therein
10or dealing therewith shall be subject to the provisions of
11Articles IIA and XII 1/2 and Sections 3.1, 133, 136, 139, 140,
12143, 143c, 149, 155.22a, 155.37, 354, 355.2, 355.3, 355b, 356g,
13356g.5, 356g.5-1, 356r, 356t, 356u, 356v, 356w, 356x, 356y,
14356z.1, 356z.2, 356z.4, 356z.5, 356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9,
15356z.10, 356z.11, 356z.12, 356z.13, 356z.14, 356z.15, 356z.18,
16356z.19, 356z.21, 356z.22, 356z.25, 364.01, 367.2, 368a, 401,
17401.1, 402, 403, 403A, 408, 408.2, and 412, and paragraphs (7)
18and (15) of Section 367 of the Illinois Insurance Code.
19 Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045, if
20any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
21with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
22Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
23Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
24whatever reason, is unauthorized.

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1(Source: P.A. 97-282, eff. 8-9-11; 97-343, eff. 1-1-12; 97-486,
2eff. 1-1-12; 97-592, eff. 1-1-12; 97-805, eff. 1-1-13; 97-813,
3eff. 7-13-12; 98-189, eff. 1-1-14; 98-1091, eff. 1-1-15.)
4 Section 95. No acceleration or delay. Where this Act makes
5changes in a statute that is represented in this Act by text
6that is not yet or no longer in effect (for example, a Section
7represented by multiple versions), the use of that text does
8not accelerate or delay the taking effect of (i) the changes
9made by this Act or (ii) provisions derived from any other
10Public Act.
11 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
12becoming law.
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