The following Statutes and Administrative Rules are relevant to the Illinois Department on Aging. The information provided by the Department is intended for the convenience of interested persons. The Department does not ensure the accuracy of the statutes or administrative rules on this web site and urges you to consult the official documents or advice of legal counsel.

Statutes

Federal:

State:

Illinois statutes are located on the Illinois General Assembly Web site under "Illinois Compiled Statutes."

Administrative Rules

The Department published its Regulatory Agenda on page 701 of Issue 3 in Volume 41 of the Illinois Register on January 20, 2017.

The Department published its Regulatory Agenda on page 9687 of Issue 29 in Volume 40 of the Illinois Register on July 15, 2016.

TITLE 2: GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION*

TITLE 4: DISCRIMINATION PROCEDURES*

TITLE 86: REVENUE*

TITLE 89: SOCIAL SERVICES*

NOTICE:  Proposed amendments have been filed by the Department for the rules governing the Community Care Program (CCP).  These amendments will enable the CCP to be operated solely as a 1915(c) Medicaid Waiver providing in-home and community-based services for only Medicaid-eligible individuals age 60 and over.  This rulemaking project was published on page 3584 of issue 13 in Volume 41 of the Illinois Register on March 31, 2017.

Public Hearing Information on Pending Rulemaking for the Community Care Program

NOTE:  Interested persons may submit written comments on the above proposed rulemaking project to Jennifer Reif, Deputy Director, Illinois Department on Aging, One Natural Resources Way, #100, Springfield, IL 62702-1271, or email her at jennifer.reif@illinois.gov within 45 days after the date of publication of the notice.

NOTICE:  Proposed rules have been filed by the Department to establish the Community Reinvestment Program (CRP).  This new program is a proactive effort to continue work to rebalance and transfer long-term care for older adults in Illinois.  The CRP will provide a flexible array of in-home and community-based services for non-Medicaid-eligible individuals age 60 and over.  This rulemaking project was published on page 3503 of issue 13 in Volume 41 of the Illinois Register on March 31, 2017.

Public Hearing Information on Pending Rulemaking for the Community Reinvestment Program (CRP)

NOTE:  Interested persons may submit written comments on the above proposed rulemaking project to Jennifer Reif, Deputy Director, Illinois Department on Aging, One Natural Resources Way, #100, Springfield, IL 62702-1271, or email her at jennifer.reif@illinois.gov within 45 days after the date of publication of the notice.

NOTICE:   Proposed amendments have been filed by the Department relating to Sections 240.237, 240.1543, 240.1955 and 240.1957 of the rules governing the Community Care Program (CCP).  These amendments make changes in the description of a minimum equipment specification for the Automated Medication Dispenser (AMD) service.  This rulemaking project was published on page 3251 of issue 12 in Volume 41 of the Illinois Register on March 24, 2017. 

NOTE:  Interested persons may submit written comments on the above proposed rulemaking project within 45 days after the date of publication of the notice. 

  • Part 260 Long-Term Care Insurance Partnership Program
  • Part 270 Adult Protection and Advocacy Services - The Adult Protective Services Program, the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program and the Senior Legal Assistance Program.
    • Adult Protective Services Program
      NOTICE:  Proposed amendments have been filed by the Department which add a new Subpart D containing Sections 270.400, 270.405, 270.410, 270.415, 270.420, 270.425, 270.430, 270.435, 270.440, 270.445, 270.450, 270.455, 270.460, 270.465, 270.470, 270.475, 270.480, 270.485, 270.490, 270.495, and 270.499, in Part 270 of the rules governing the Adult Protective Services Program under Title 89 of the Illinois Administrative Code. These amendments are being filed to establish the Adult Protective Service Registry which was initially enacted by Public Act 98-49 and subsequent amendment by Public Act 98-1039 to resolve barriers to its successful implementation by the Department. This rulemaking project was published on page 889 of issue 3 in Volume 39 of the Illinois Register on January 16, 2015.
    • NOTE: Interested persons may submit written comments on the above proposed rulemaking project within 45 days after the date of publication of the notice.
    • NOTICE:  Amendments were adopted by the Department which affect 270.10, 270.200, 270.205, 270.210, 270.215, 270.220, 270.225, 270.230, 270.235, 270.240, 270.241 (new), 270.245, 270.250, 270.255, 270.260, 270.265, 270.270, 270.275, 270.280, 270.285, 270.290, 270.295, and 270.300 in Part 270 of the rules governing Adult Protection and Advocacy Services (formerly Elder Rights) under Title 89 of the Illinois Administrative Code on January 23, 2015. These amendments relate to the expansion and transfer of authority to the Department for investigating allegations of abuse against adults with disabilities aged 18-59 living in domestic settings previously handled by the Office of the Inspector General for the Department of Human Services as a result of Public Act 98-49. This rulemaking project was published in the Illinois Register on page 2156 of Issue 6 in Volume 39 on February 6, 2015.
    • Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
    • View the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Standards.
  • Part 271 Joint Rules of The Department on Aging and The Department of Financial and Professional Regulation: Financial Exploitation Training by Financial Institutions
  • Part 280 Community Based Residential Facilities Demonstration Project
  • Part 290 Board and Care Homes Registration

*Rules are located on the Illinois General Assembly Website under "Rules and Regulations: Administrative Rules."​​