SB0416 (CH0482)

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2015 Regular Session



Health Insurance - Coverage for Infertility Services

Sponsored by:

Senator Kagan


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 482

Synopsis:Prohibiting insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from requiring specified conditions of coverage for specified infertility benefits for a patient who is married to an individual of the same sex; providing that specified provisions of law relating to health insurance coverage of in vitro fertilization do not apply to insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations that provide specified benefits; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Kagan, Conway, Currie, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kelley, King, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Montgomery, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, Waugh, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0838
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Sexual Orientation
Statutes:Article - Insurance

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November 20, 2015 7:24 P.M.