HB0249 (CH0437)

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2018 Regular Session



Health Insurance - Coverage for Fertility Awareness-Based Methods

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kipke


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 437

Synopsis:Requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide certain coverage for instruction by a licensed health care provider on fertility awareness-based methods; prohibiting the insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from applying a copayment, coinsurance requirement, or deductible to coverage for the instruction on fertility awareness-based methods, except with respect to a certain grandfathered exception; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Kipke, Pendergrass, Barron, Bromwell, Angel, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Metzgar, Morales, Morgan, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Rosenberg, Sample-Hughes, West, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0033
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2019
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Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Nonprofit Organizations
Reproductive Matters -see also- Abortion; Birth Control
Statutes:Article - Insurance

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May 11, 2018 4:17 P.M.