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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 10

 

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 10

   

Referred to Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. CRISCO, 17th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR BREAST MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING.

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

That title 38a of the general statutes be amended to require insurance coverage for magnetic resonance imaging of a breast or breasts when an annual mammogram demonstrates heterogeneous or dense breast tissue.

Statement of Purpose:

To provide insurance coverage for breast magnetic resonance imaging when an annual mammogram demonstrates heterogeneous or dense breast tissue.