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Health Insurance - Federal and State Mental Health and Addiction Parity Laws - Report on Compliance

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kelly


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring health maintenance organizations, insurers, and nonprofit health service plans that offer specified contracts and health benefit plans to submit to the Maryland Insurance Commissioner a report certifying and outlining how designated contracts and health benefit plans comply with the federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act and State mental health and addiction parity laws; requiring the report to be submitted on specified dates by a specified person and to include specified information; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Kelly, Cullison, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, and Rosenberg
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0586
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Federal Government
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Health Planning and Cost Review
Insurance Administration
Mental Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Public Information
Reimbursement Rates
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Health - General
Article - Insurance

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