HB 8

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Medicare For All Health Care

Abstract

Creates the Illinois Medicare for All Health Care Act. Provides that all individuals residing in the State are covered under the Illinois Health Services Program for health insurance. Sets forth the health coverage benefits that participants are entitled to under the Program. Sets forth the qualification requirements for participating health providers. Sets forth standards for provider reimbursement. Provides that it is unlawful for private health insurers to sell health insurance coverage that duplicates the coverage of the Program. Provides that investor-ownership of health delivery facilities is unlawful. Provides that the State shall establish the Illinois Health Services Trust to provide financing for the Program. Sets forth the requirements for claims billing under the Program. Provides that the Program shall include funding for long-term care services and mental health services. Provides that the Program shall establish a single prescription drug formulary and list of approved durable medical goods and supplies. Creates the Pharmaceutical and Durable Medical Goods Committee to negotiate the prices of pharmaceuticals and durable medical goods with suppliers or manufacturers on an open bid competitive basis. Sets forth provisions concerning patients' rights. Provides that the employees of the Program shall be compensated in accordance with the current pay scale for State employees and as deemed professionally appropriate by the General Assembly. Effective January 1, 2020. State Mandates Fiscal Note (Dept. of Commerce & Economic Opportunity) This bill does not create a State mandate.

Bill Sponsors (6)

Votes


Actions


Jun 23, 2020

House

Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Feb 18, 2020

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

House

Approved for Consideration Rules Committee; 004-000-000

Apr 12, 2019

House

Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Apr 11, 2019

House

State Mandates Fiscal Note Filed

Apr 10, 2019

House

Second Reading - Short Debate

Apr 01, 2019

House

Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer

House

State Mandates Fiscal Note Requested by Rep. Tom Demmer

Mar 29, 2019

House

Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate

Mar 28, 2019

House

Do Pass / Short Debate Appropriations-Human Services Committee; 010-005-000

Mar 15, 2019

House

Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin

Mar 13, 2019

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray

Feb 14, 2019

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregory Harris

Feb 07, 2019

House

Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood

Jan 29, 2019

House

Assigned to Appropriations-Human Services Committee

Jan 09, 2019

House

First Reading

House

Referred to Rules Committee

Nov 30, 2018

House

Prefiled with Clerk by Rep. Mary E. Flowers

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