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SB 1066: Cancer Chemotherapy Treatment
GENERAL BILL by Garcia ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Margolis ; Sobel
Cancer Chemotherapy Treatment; Requiring that a group insurance policy or group health maintenance contract that provides coverage for cancer chemotherapy treatment provide coverage for orally administered anticancer medication on a basis no less favorable than that required by the policy or contact for intravenously administered or injected anticancer medications; prohibiting an insurer from increasing a copayment, deductible, or coinsurance amount for intravenously administered or injected anticancer medications covered under a policy or contract; providing that an insurer is not prohibited from requiring prior authorization or imposing other appropriate utilization controls in approving coverage for any cancer chemotherapy treatment, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Banking and Insurance
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Banking and Insurance (BI)
- Health Regulation (HR)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Regulation; Budget -SJ 87
• Introduced -SJ 87
• Died in Banking and Insurance
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