Bill Text: IL SB1353 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that for a person who is a resident in a facility licensed under the ID/DD Community Care Act, the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act, or the MC/DD Act for whom payments are made throughout a month and who is determined to be eligible for medical assistance, the State shall pay an amount in addition to the minimum monthly personal needs allowance authorized under the Social Security Act so that the person's total monthly personal needs allowance from both State and federal sources equals $60. Effective immediately.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-04-28 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2017 [SB1353 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-SB1353-Introduced.html


100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
SB1353

Introduced 2/9/2017, by Sen. Heather A. Steans

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
305 ILCS 5/5-35 new

Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that for a person who is a resident in a facility licensed under the ID/DD Community Care Act, the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act, or the MC/DD Act for whom payments are made throughout a month and who is determined to be eligible for medical assistance, the State shall pay an amount in addition to the minimum monthly personal needs allowance authorized under the Social Security Act so that the person's total monthly personal needs allowance from both State and federal sources equals $60. Effective immediately.
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FISCAL NOTE ACT MAY APPLY

A BILL FOR

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1 AN ACT concerning public aid.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Illinois Public Aid Code is amended by
5adding Section 5-35 as follows:
6 (305 ILCS 5/5-35 new)
7 Sec. 5-35. Personal needs allowance. For a person who is a
8resident in a facility licensed under the ID/DD Community Care
9Act, the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure
10and Certification Act, or the MC/DD Act for whom payments are
11made under this Article throughout a month and who is
12determined to be eligible for medical assistance under this
13Article, the State shall pay an amount in addition to the
14minimum monthly personal needs allowance authorized under
15Section 1902(q) of Title XIX of the Social Security Act (42
16U.S.C. 1396(q)) so that the person's total monthly personal
17needs allowance from both State and federal sources equals $60.
18 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
19becoming law.
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