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SB 1242: Coverage for Mental and Nervous Disorders

GENERAL BILL by Ring ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Thompson

Coverage for Mental and Nervous Disorders; Revising requirements and limitations for optional coverage for mental and nervous disorders; authorizing an insurer or health maintenance organization to take certain steps to reduce service costs; specifying nonapplication under certain circumstances; repealing provisions relating to optional coverage required for substance abuse impaired persons, etc.

Effective Date: January 1, 2014, and applies to policies and contracts issued or renewed on or after that date
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Banking and Insurance
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Banking and Insurance (BI)
  2. Health Policy (HP)
  3. Appropriations (AP)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/27/2013 Senate • Filed
3/1/2013 Senate • Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Appropriations -SJ 92
3/5/2013 Senate • Introduced -SJ 92
5/3/2013 Senate • Died in Banking and Insurance