Insurance and Real Estate Committee Bill Record Book 12/19/2018

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Section 2: PROPOSED HOUSE BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  PHB-5114 AAC MANDATORY HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE, ESTABLISHING AN AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE FUND AND A TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP A REINSURANCE PROGRAM TO SEEK A STATE INNOVATION WAIVER.

REPRESENTATIVE LESSER, 100TH DIST.


Section 3: (SENATE) COMMITTEE BILLS AND RAISED BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  RSB-198 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY METHODS OF DEVELOPING, EXPANDING AND IMPROVING THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY WORKFORCE IN THIS STATE.
02-27 03-15 INS - Joint Favorable
97
449
81
05-09 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-09 IN CONCURRENCE
04-24 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-24 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-12 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-31 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-31 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-25 SA 18-21
  RSB-199 AAC SPECIAL EDUCATION FUNDING.

REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.
SENATOR LEONE, 27TH DIST.
02-27

  RSB-200 AA REQUIRING LYME DISEASE TESTING IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.

REPRESENTATIVE CURREY, 11TH DIST.
02-27

  RSB-201 AAC MANDATED HEALTH BENEFIT REVIEW.
02-27

  RSB-202 AAC MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE POLICY QUOTES.
02-27

  sSB-203 AAC CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS FOR INSURANCE PRODUCERS.
02-27 04-24 APP - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-15 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
98
663

82
04-17 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  RSB-204 AAC SURETY BAIL BOND AGENTS.
02-27 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
326

197
  sSB-205 AAC RESCISSION, CANCELLATION AND LIMITATION OF HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE.
02-27 03-15 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
99
534
83
05-04 SENATE PASSED
  sSB-206 AA AUTHORIZING PREGNANCY AS A QUALIFYING EVENT FOR SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIODS FOR CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS.

SENATOR BOUCHER, 26TH DIST.
SENATOR FASANO, 34TH DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.

et al
02-27 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
270
496
179
05-08 HOUSE PASSED
05-08 IN CONCURRENCE
05-02 SENATE PASSED
06-01 BECAME LAW NOT SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-18 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-18 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-17 PA 18-43
  sSB-207 AAC REIMBURSEMENT OF DENTISTS THROUGH ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER OR VIRTUAL CREDIT CARD.

REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
03-01 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
327
535
198
05-04 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  RSB-208 AAC HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE OF ORALLY AND INTRAVENOUSLY ADMINISTERED MEDICATIONS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
SENATOR HARTLEY, 15TH DIST.

et al
03-01 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
328
568
199
05-07 SENATE PASSED
  RSB-209 AA REDUCING THE TIME FRAME FOR URGENT CARE ADVERSE DETERMINATION REVIEW REQUESTS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
03-01 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
329
497
200
05-02 SENATE PASSED
  sSB-210 AAC SURPRISE MEDICAL BILLS FOR LABORATORY SERVICES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR FASANO, 34TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.

et al
03-01 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
330
459
201
04-25 SENATE PASSED
  RSB-211 AAC THE BURDEN OF PROOF DURING ADVERSE DETERMINATION AND UTILIZATION REVIEWS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
03-01

  RSB-212 AA MANDATING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE OF CERTAIN KNEE ASPIRATIONS.
03-01

  RSB-371 AAC REIMBURSEMENT FOR HEALTH CARE AND CLINICAL SERVICES PROVIDED AT STATE EXPENSE.

REPRESENTATIVE ALBIS, 99TH DIST.
SENATOR KENNEDY, 12TH DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
03-06 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
333
542
205
05-04 SENATE PASSED
  RSB-372 AA REQUIRING PRIOR LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF INCREASES IN ASSESSMENTS AND USER FEES CHARGED BY THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

REPRESENTATIVE SAMPSON, 80TH DIST.
03-08

  sSB-373 AAC THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE, LOW OPTION BENEFIT DESIGN PLANS AND SHORT-TERM HEALTH INSURANCE POLICIES.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
03-08 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
222

155
  RSB-374 AA REQUIRING THAT HEALTH CARRIERS USING THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE PAY A MINIMUM COMMISSION TO CERTAIN INSURANCE PRODUCERS.
03-08 03-20 INS - MOTION FAILED JF


  RSB-375 AAC THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL AND OTHER CHANGES TO THE INSURANCE STATUTES.
03-08 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
334
520
206
05-09 HOUSE PASSED
05-09 IN CONCURRENCE
05-03 SENATE PASSED
06-01 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-22 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-22 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-18 PA 18-68
  RSB-376 AAC HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR PROSTHETIC DEVICES.

SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.

et al
03-08 04-30 APP - Joint Favorable
03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
335
543
207
05-09 HOUSE PASSED
05-09 IN CONCURRENCE
05-04 SENATE PASSED
04-24 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
05-25 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-22 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-22 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-18 PA 18-69
  sSB-377 AA AUTHORIZING AGENCY CAPTIVE INSURANCE COMPANIES.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TERCYAK, 26TH DIST.
03-06 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
336
544
208
05-09 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-09 IN CONCURRENCE
05-04 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-12 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-31 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-31 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-25 PA 18-151
  RSB-378 AAC REIMBURSEMENTS UNDER CERTAIN HIGH DEDUCTIBLE HEALTH PLANS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.

et al
03-06

  sSB-379 AA LIMITING CHANGES TO HEALTH INSURERS' PRESCRIPTION DRUG FORMULARIES.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.

et al
03-06 04-05 APP - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-20 INS - Change of Reference APP
575

349
  sSB-380 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE OF A PRESCRIBED DRUG DURING ADVERSE DETERMINATION REVIEWS AND EXTERNAL REVIEW PROCESSES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.
SENATOR BYE, 5TH DIST.

et al
03-06 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
292
501
164
05-02 SENATE PASSED
  RSB-381 AAC DISCLOSURE OF CERTAIN THIRD-PARTY ADMINISTRATOR FEES.
03-08

  RSB-382 AAC THE CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION INTERNET WEB SITE.
03-08 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable
337
463
209
04-25 SENATE PASSED
  RSB-383 AAC ALTERNATIVE TREATMENT OPTIONS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR KENNEDY, 12TH DIST.
03-06

  sSB-384 AAC MENTAL HEALTH PARITY, DATA REPORTED BY MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATIONS AND THE ALL-PAYER CLAIMS DATABASE.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FLOREN, 149TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.

et al
03-06 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
338
545
210
05-04 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A

Section 4: (HOUSE) COMMITTEE BILLS AND RAISED BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  RHB-5202 AAC LICENSURE OF REAL ESTATE BROKERS AND SALESPERSONS.

REPRESENTATIVE SAMPSON, 80TH DIST.
02-27

  sHB-5203 AAC ELECTRONIC PROOF OF AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE ALBIS, 99TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE VAIL, 52ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MILLER, 145TH DIST.

et al
02-27 03-15 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
144
115
474
04-30 HOUSE PASSED
05-09 SENATE PASSED
06-06 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-24 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-24 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-22 PA 18-108
  sHB-5204 AAC LAW AND ORDINANCE COVERAGE.

SENATOR LINARES, 33RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DE LA CRUZ, 41ST DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.

et al
02-27 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
309
669
204
495
05-02 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-09 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-06 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-24 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-24 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-22 PA 18-105
  sHB-5205 AAC THE CONNECTICUT LIFE AND HEALTH INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSOCIATION.

REPRESENTATIVE SAMPSON, 80TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BELSITO, 53RD DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
02-27 03-15 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
145
116
311
04-11 HOUSE PASSED
05-08 SENATE PASSED
05-25 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-17 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-17 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-14 PA 18-13
  sHB-5206 AAC INSURANCE ISSUES.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.
02-27 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
233
166
562
05-09 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-09 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-13 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-31 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-31 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-30 PA 18-158
  RHB-5207 AA EXPANDING HEALTH INSURANCE PRODUCTS AVAILABLE IN THIS STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE SAMPSON, 80TH DIST.
03-01

  sHB-5208 AAC MAMMOGRAMS, BREAST ULTRASOUNDS AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING OF BREASTS.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.
SENATOR SLOSSBERG, 14TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ORANGE, 48TH DIST.

et al
03-01 04-17 APP - Joint Favorable
03-15 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
60
74
516
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
05-09 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-12 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-31 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-31 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-30 PA 18-159
  sHB-5209 AA IMPOSING A SURCHARGE ON CERTAIN INSURANCE POLICIES AND ESTABLISHING THE HEALTHY HOMES FUND.

REPRESENTATIVE SCANLON, 98TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HALL, 7TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE VAIL, 52ND DIST.

et al
03-01 03-15 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
61
75
539
05-09 IN CONCURRENCE
05-05 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. B
05-09 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. B
06-13 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-31 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-31 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-30 PA 18-160
  sHB-5210 AA MANDATING INSURANCE COVERAGE OF ESSENTIAL HEALTH BENEFITS AND EXPANDING MANDATED HEALTH BENEFITS FOR WOMEN, CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GENTILE, 104TH DIST.
SENATOR SLOSSBERG, 14TH DIST.

et al
03-01 03-15 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
146
651
117
438
05-07 IN CONCURRENCE
04-25 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-07 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
05-25 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-10 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-10 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-09 PA 18-10
  RHB-5378 AAC AFFIRMATIVE ATTESTATIONS BY SPECIALISTS REGARDING PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
03-06

  RHB-5379 AA ESTABLISHING A STATE INDIVIDUAL HEALTH CARE RESPONSIBILITY FEE AND THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH CARE SAVINGS PROGRAM.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
03-08

  RHB-5380 AAC CLINICAL PEER REVIEW PERFORMED FOR PURPOSES OF A UTILIZATION REVIEW.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
03-06

  RHB-5381 AA IMPOSING A SURCHARGE ON CERTAIN PERSONAL RISK INSURANCE POLICIES TO FUND REGIONAL FIRE SCHOOLS' OPERATING BUDGETS AND CERTAIN FIREFIGHTER TRAINING COSTS.

REPRESENTATIVE ORANGE, 48TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BOYD, 50TH DIST.

et al
03-06 03-20 INS - Change of Reference APP


  RHB-5382 AAC CONTINUITY OF CARE AND NETWORK ADEQUACY.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
03-06

  sHB-5383 AAC DISPUTES BETWEEN HEALTH CARRIERS AND PARTICIPATING PROVIDERS THAT ARE HOSPITALS.

REPRESENTATIVE SCANLON, 98TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.

et al
03-06 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
316
622
211
373
04-18 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-09 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-06 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 18-115
  sHB-5384 AAC PRESCRIPTION DRUG COSTS.

REPRESENTATIVE SCANLON, 98TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GENTILE, 104TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.

et al
03-06 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
317
212
524
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-08 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
05-31 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-18 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-18 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-17 PA 18-41
  sHB-5385 AA ESTABLISHING A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM RATE INCREASES AND DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS TO MITIGATE SUCH INCREASES.

REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
03-08 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
318
213

Section 10: REFERRED FROM THE HOUSE FLOOR

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sHB-5453 AAC THE RENEWAL OF LIABILITY INSURANCE POLICIES FOR UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS.

REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FUSCO, 81ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GENGA, 10TH DIST.

et al
03-16 04-11 INS - Joint Favorable
03-22 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
258
191
487
05-02 HOUSE PASSED
04-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON INS
05-09 SENATE PASSED
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 18-118

Section 11: GOVERNOR'S BILLS AND ECERTS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sHB-5039 AAC MANDATED HEALTH BENEFIT REVIEW AND SURPRISE BILLING.

REPRESENTATIVE ARESIMOWICZ, 30TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RITTER, 1ST DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.

et al
03-08 03-20 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
304
199

  sHB-5453 AAC THE RENEWAL OF LIABILITY INSURANCE POLICIES FOR UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS.

REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FUSCO, 81ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GENGA, 10TH DIST.

et al
03-16 04-11 INS - Joint Favorable
03-22 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
258
191
487
05-02 HOUSE PASSED
04-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON INS
05-09 SENATE PASSED
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 18-118