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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5023

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 33

   

Referred to Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. MORIN, 28th Dist.

 

AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR WOUND CARE FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH EPIDERMOLYSIS BULLOSA.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That chapter 700c of the general statutes be amended to require individual and group health insurance policies delivered, issued for delivery, renewed, amended or continued in this state on or after October 1, 2009, to provide coverage for wound care for individuals with epidermolysis bullosa.

Statement of Purpose:

To require health insurance coverage for wound care for individuals with epidermolysis bullosa.