CS/HB 597: Cystic Fibrosis Treatment/Insurance
GENERAL BILL by Reagan ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Altman ; Goldstein ; Hasner ; Planas ; Rivera ; Sands ; Stargel ; Troutman
Cystic Fibrosis Treatment/Insurance; requires individual health insurance policy or group health insurance policy to cover services needed to treat cystic fibrosis as authorized by physician; includes within exclusion from provisions applying to out-of-state groups group policies providing health coverage for cystic fibrosis; requires contract by HMO to cover services needed to treat cystic fibrosis as authorized by physician. Creates 627.6614; amends 627.6515, 641.31.
Last Action: 5/6/2005 House - Died in Committee on Health Care General (HFC)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Insurance (CC); Health Care General (HFC); Health Care Appropriations (FC); Commerce Council
• Introduced, referred to Insurance (CC); Health Care General (HFC); Health Care Appropriations (FC); Commerce Council -HJ 00059
• On Committee agenda-- Insurance (CC), 03/31/05, 3:00 pm, Morris Hall --Removed from agenda
• On Committee agenda-- Insurance (CC), 04/14/05, 2:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable with CS amendment by Insurance (CC); YEAS 12 NAYS 5 -HJ 00568
• Pending review of CS under Rule 6.3(b)
• Now in Health Care General (HFC) -HJ 00568
• Died in Committee on Health Care General (HFC)
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