Bill Sponsor
Illinois Senate Bill 2195
Session 103rd
Ins-Prosthetic Device Coverage
Became Law
Became Law
Became Law on Aug 7, 2023
Sponsors
Democrat
Ann Gillespie
Democrat
Will Guzzardi
First Action
Feb 10, 2023
Latest Action
Aug 7, 2023
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill Number
2195
State
Illinois
Session
103rd
Sponsorship by Party
Senate Votes (1)
House Votes (1)
Summary
Amends the Accident and Health Article of the Illinois Insurance Code. Provides that with respect to an enrollee at any age, in addition to coverage of a prosthetic or custom orthotic device, benefits shall be provided for a prosthetic or custom orthotic device determined by the enrollee's provider to be the most appropriate model that is medically necessary for the enrollee to perform physical activities, as applicable, such as running, biking, swimming, and lifting weights, and to maximize the enrollee's whole body health and strengthen the lower and upper limb function. Provides that the requirements of the provisions do not constitute an addition to the State's essential health benefits that requires defrayal of costs by the State pursuant to specified federal law. Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adds a January 1, 2025 effective date.
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Record Created
Feb 11, 2023 9:51:34 AM
Record Updated
Aug 9, 2023 10:10:07 AM