Bill Text: IL SB0752 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Chaptered

Bill Title: Amends the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission Act. Provides that the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission shall be composed of 11 Commissioners (currently, members) that are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate. Requires at least 8 (currently, 6) commissioners of the Commission to be people who are deaf, deafblind, or hard of hearing. Specifies the membership of the Commission. Modifies the qualifications and duties of the Director of the Commission. Provides that the added Director qualifications shall apply to anyone who becomes Director on or after the effective date of this amendatory Act. Establishes the Director as the chief executive officer of the Commission. Modifies a Section concerning the powers and duties of the Commission. Defines "commissioner".

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 26-12)

Status: (Passed) 2019-01-04 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 100-1170 [SB0752 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-SB0752-Chaptered.html

Public Act 100-1170
SB0752 EnrolledLRB100 07373 RJF 17437 b
AN ACT concerning government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Section 5. The State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971
is amended by changing Section 6.11 as follows:
(5 ILCS 375/6.11)
Sec. 6.11. Required health benefits; Illinois Insurance
Code requirements. The program of health benefits shall provide
the post-mastectomy care benefits required to be covered by a
policy of accident and health insurance under Section 356t of
the Illinois Insurance Code. The program of health benefits
shall provide the coverage required under Sections 356g,
356g.5, 356g.5-1, 356m, 356u, 356w, 356x, 356z.2, 356z.4,
356z.6, 356z.8, 356z.9, 356z.10, 356z.11, 356z.12, 356z.13,
356z.14, 356z.15, 356z.17, 356z.22, 356z.25, and 356z.26, and
356z.29, and 356z.32 of the Illinois Insurance Code. The
program of health benefits must comply with Sections 155.22a,
155.37, 355b, 356z.19, 370c, and 370c.1 of the Illinois
Insurance Code. The Department of Insurance shall enforce the
requirements of this Section with respect to Sections 370c and
370c.1 of the Illinois Insurance Code; all other requirements
of this Section shall be enforced by the Department of Central
Management Services.
Rulemaking authority to implement Public Act 95-1045, if
any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
whatever reason, is unauthorized.
(Source: P.A. 99-480, eff. 9-9-15; 100-24, eff. 7-18-17;
100-138, eff. 8-18-17; 100-863, eff. 8-14-18; 100-1024, eff.
1-1-19; 100-1057, eff. 1-1-19; 100-1102, eff. 1-1-19; revised