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File No. 40

    January Session, 2011

House Bill No. 5032

House of Representatives, March 8, 2011

The Committee on Insurance and Real Estate reported through REP. MEGNA of the 97th Dist., Chairperson of the Committee on the part of the House, that the bill ought to pass.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

January 1, 2012

New section

Sec. 2

January 1, 2012

New section

INS

Joint Favorable

 

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 12 $

FY 13 $

State Comptroller - Fringe Benefits

GF &TF - Cost

Potential

Potential

Municipalities

Effect

FY 12 $

FY 13 $

Various Municipalities

STATE MANDATE - Cost

Potential

Potential

Sources:

The American Cancer Society

 

The National Marrow Donor Program

Yea

12

Nay

6

(02/17/2011)

TOP

1 According to the PPACA, compared to the plans' policies as of March 23, 2010, grandfathered plans who make any of the following changes within a certain margin may lose their grandfathered status: 1) Significantly cut or reduce benefits, 2) Raise co-insurance charges, 3) Significantly raise co-payment charges, 4) Significantly raise deductibles, 5) Significantly lower employer contributions, and 5) Add or tighten annual limits on what insurer pays. (www.healthcare.gov)

2 According to the PPACA, compared to the plans' policies as of March 23, 2010, grandfathered plans who make any of the following changes within a certain margin may lose their grandfathered status: 1) Significantly cut or reduce benefits, 2) Raise co-insurance charges, 3) Significantly raise co-payment charges, 4) Significantly raise deductibles, 5) Significantly lower employer contributions, and 5) Add or tighten annual limits on what insurer pays. (www.healthcare.gov)