HB 3847

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 96th Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Employment Sec-Cobra Relief


Amends the Department of Employment Security Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Provides that, subject to appropriation, the Department of Employment Security shall create a COBRA Relief Program under which an individual who is receiving regular or extended unemployment insurance benefits and is eligible for COBRA continuation coverage may apply to the Department for participation in the Program. Provides that, under the program, an individual's costs of COBRA continuation coverage are limited to 25% of the amount of his or her unemployment insurance benefits, the individual certifies to the Department, by the first day of each month, the total cost of COBRA benefits paid by the person in the preceding month, and the Department pays the remainder of individual's costs of COBRA continuation coverage. Sets forth criteria for expiration of an individual's eligibility and provides for the adoption of rules to implement and administer the Program.

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Jan 11, 2011


Session Sine Die

Mar 13, 2009


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

Mar 03, 2009


Assigned to Labor Committee

Feb 26, 2009


First Reading


Referred to Rules Committee

Feb 25, 2009


Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Deborah Mell

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