2008 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 918

File Code: Insurance - Health
Sponsored By:
Senator Forehand
Entitled:
Long-Term Care Insurance - Prohibited Acts - Genetic Tests, Genetic Information, or Genetic Services

Synopsis:

Prohibiting a carrier or insurance producer of a carrier that provides long-term care insurance from requesting or requiring a genetic test or from using a genetic test, the results of a genetic test, genetic information, or a request for genetic services to take specified actions with regard to long-term care insurance; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
2/20
First Reading Senate Rules
3/10
Re-referred Finance
3/12
Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
3/20
Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/22
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
4/2
Returned Passed
House Action
3/22
First Reading Health and Government Operations
3/28
Hearing 4/1 at 1:00 p.m.
4/3
Favorable Report by Health and Government Operations
3/28
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
3/29
Third Reading Passed (140-0)
Action after passage in Senate and House
5/22
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 631

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Chemical Tests
Discrimination
Genetics
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Long Term Care -see also- Continuing Care; Nursing Homes
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Privacy

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Insurance
( 18-101 , 18-120 )

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Senate
Number: 377374/01     Offered on: March 20, 2008   at: 6:30 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
Senate
March 22, 2008: Third Reading Passed (46-0)
House
March 29, 2008: Third Reading Passed (140-0)