SB1267 (CH0007)

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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Health Benefit Exchange - Establishment of a Reinsurance Program

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 7

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange to establish a State Reinsurance Program to provide reinsurance to carriers that offer individual health benefit plans in the State, and that is consistent with certain laws; requiring that the Program be designed to mitigate the impact of high-risk individuals on certain rates; providing that, beginning January 1, 2019, funding for reinsurance in the individual health insurance market through the Program may be made using certain funds; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, Reilly, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
FinanceHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Emergency Bills
Federal Government
Health Benefit Exchange
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Insurance Administration
Medical Assistance
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(31-107, 31-117, 31-117.1)

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April 12, 2018 1:37 P.M.