SB 650: Health Insurer Authorization
GENERAL BILL by Mayfield
Health Insurer Authorization; Redefining the term “health insurer” and defining the term “urgent care situation”; providing that prior authorization forms may not require certain information; requiring health insurers and pharmacy benefits managers on behalf of health insurers to provide, by specified means, certain information relating to prior authorization; requiring health insurers to publish on their websites and provide to insureds in writing a procedure for insureds and health care providers to request protocol exceptions, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Banking and Insurance
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Banking and Insurance (BI)
- Health Policy (HP)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Rules -SJ 80
• Introduced -SJ 79
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Banking and Insurance
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