SB0582 (CH0290)

2013 Regular Session



Health Insurance - Federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act - Utilization Review Criteria and Standards

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 290

Synopsis:Requiring entities that propose to issue or deliver specified insurance policies or contracts in the State or administer health benefit programs that provide specified coverage to ensure that, when conducting utilization review for mental health and substance abuse benefits, the criteria and standards used are in compliance with the federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Kelley, Benson, Brinkley, Forehand, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Middleton, Montgomery, Pinsky, Pugh, Astle, Garagiola, Glassman, Kittleman, Mathias, and Ramirez
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1252
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Finance  Listen to Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Agents and Brokers
Federal Government
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Planning and Cost Review
Insurance Administration
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mental Health
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Insurance

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