CS/SB 1968: Health Insurance [EPCC]
GENERAL BILL by General Government Appropriations ; Posey ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Storms
Health Insurance [EPCC]; Requires an identification card containing specified information to be given to insureds under health benefit plans and group health insurance policies and persons having health care services through health maintenance contracts. Provides that a company that contracts with the state to provide medical services to enrollees in the state group insurance program is exempt from updating ID cards that were issued before a specified date, etc.
Last Action: 4/23/2008 Senate - Placed on Special Order Calendar; Substituted CS/HB 535 -SJ 00748; Laid on Table, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to CS/HB 535 (Ch. 2008-119) -SJ 00748
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• Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; General Government Appropriations
• Introduced, referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; General Government Appropriations -SJ 00115
• On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 03/11/08, 9:00 am, 412-K
• Favorable by Banking and Insurance; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 00248; Now in Health Policy -SJ 00248
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/19/08, 9:00 am, 301-S
• Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 00287
• Now in General Government Appropriations -SJ 00287
• On Committee agenda-- General Government Appropriations, 04/10/08, 2:30 pm, 401-S
• CS by- General Government Appropriations; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 00619; CS read 1st time on 04/16/08 -SJ 00629
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2); Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 00619
• Placed on Special Order Calendar; Substituted CS/HB 535 -SJ 00748; Laid on Table, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to CS/HB 535 (Ch. 2008-119) -SJ 00748
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