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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5963

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 1741

 

*01741*

Referred to Committee on INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. KUPCHICK, 132nd Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING TREATMENT OR CARE PROVIDED BY RELIGIOUS NONMEDICAL PROVIDERS UNDER HEALTH INSURANCE POLICIES OR HEALTH BENEFIT PLANS.

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

That title 38a of the general statutes be amended to specify that any health insurance company, health care center, hospital service corporation, medical service corporation or other entity may include religious nonmedical providers as in-network providers.

Statement of Purpose:

To specify that any health insurance company, health care center, hospital service corporation, medical service corporation or other entity may include religious nonmedical providers as in-network providers.