Florida Senate - 2020 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 1006 Ì504702uÎ504702 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Health Policy (Baxley) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 21 - 26 4 and insert: 5 provide coverage for hearing aids, as that term is defined in 21 6 C.F.R. s. 801.420(a)(1), for children 21 years of age or younger 7 who are diagnosed with hearing loss by a licensed physician or a 8 licensed audiologist. Coverage for a hearing aid prescribed to a 9 child younger than 18 years of age must require the hearing aid 10 to be prescribed, fitted, and dispensed by a licensed physician 11 or a licensed audiologist. Coverage for a hearing aid prescribed 12 to a child between 18 and 21 years of age must require the 13 hearing aid to be fitted and dispensed by a licensed physician, 14 a licensed audiologist, or a licensed hearing aid specialist.