HB1782 (CH0037)

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2018 Regular Session



Health Insurance - Individual Market Stabilization (Maryland Health Care Access Act of 2018)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pena-Melnyk


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 37

Synopsis:Requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, health maintenance organizations, managed care organizations, dental plans, and certain entities or persons to be subject to a certain assessment in calendar year 2019; providing the assessment's purpose to recoup the aggregate amount of a certain insurer provider fee as a bridge to stability in the individual health insurance market; requiring the Maryland Insurance Commissioner to distribute the assessment to the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Bromwell, Angel, Barron, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Morales, Platt, Rosenberg, Sample-Hughes, K. Young, R. Lewis, and A. Miller
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingFinance
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Emergency Bills
Federal Government
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Benefit Exchange
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Income Tax
Insurance Administration
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Medical Assistance
Nonprofit Organizations
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Tax Credits
Tax Returns
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(15-1202, 15-1301, 6-102.1)
Article - Chapter of the Acts

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April 25, 2018 11:10 A.M.