HB0730 (CH0227)

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Health Insurance - Coverage for Diabetes Test Strips - Prohibition on Deductible, Copayment, and Coinsurance

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hill

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 227


Synopsis:Prohibiting, except under specified circumstances, specified insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from imposing a deductible, copayment, or coinsurance requirement on diabetes test strips; applying the Act to all policies, contracts, and health benefit plans issued, delivered, or renewed in the State on or after January 1, 2018; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Hill (By Request) and Delegates Bromwell, Ebersole, Lam, Sydnor, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingFinance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Health Benefit Exchange
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Nonprofit Organizations
Statutes:Article - Insurance
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April 26, 2017 1:58 P.M.