HB0908 (CH0715)

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2018 Regular Session



Health Insurance - Coverage of Fertility Preservation Procedures for Iatrogenic Infertility

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pena-Melnyk


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 715

Synopsis:Requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations that provide certain benefits under certain insurance policies or contracts to provide coverage for certain fertility preservation procedures; providing a certain exception for a religious organization that requests and receives an exclusion from in vitro fertilization coverage; and applying the Act to all policies, contracts, and health benefit plans issued, delivered, or renewed in the State on or after January 1, 2019.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Pena-Melnyk, McCray, Angel, B. Barnes, Barron, Bromwell, Clippinger, Frick, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Korman, J. Lewis, McIntosh, Morales, Platt, Rosenberg, Sample-Hughes, Sanchez, K. Young, P. Young, Pendergrass, Cullison, Kipke, Metzgar, Miele, Morgan, Saab, and West
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0271
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0876 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2019
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Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Chemical Tests
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Nonprofit Organizations
Religion -see also- Churches
Reproductive Matters -see also- Abortion; Birth Control
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(31-116, 15-810.1)

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May 21, 2018 10:34 A.M.