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2016 Regular Session



Health Insurance - Health Benefit Plans - Special Enrollment Period for Pregnancy

Sponsored by:

Senator Benson


In the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring specified health benefit plans and specified carriers to provide a special enrollment period during which specified individuals who become pregnant may enroll in a health benefit plan; establishing the duration of the special enrollment period; establishing specified effective dates of coverage for specified individuals enrolled in specified health benefit plans during the special enrollment period; applying the Act to all health benefit plans issued, delivered, or renewed in the State on and after January 1, 2017; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Benson, Conway, Manno, Pinsky, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Managed Care Organizations -see also- Health Maint Orgs
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(15-1201, 15-1208.1, 15-1316)

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October 24, 2017 5:10 P.M.