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Amendment

 

February Session, 2018

LCO No. 4302

   
 

*HB0521004302HRO*

Offered by:

 

REP. D'AMELIO, 71st Dist.

REP. REBIMBAS, 70th Dist.

REP. CUMMINGS, 74th Dist.

REP. MCGORTY, 122nd Dist.

REP. VAIL, 52nd Dist.

REP. FISHBEIN, 90th Dist.

REP. FRANCE, 42nd Dist.

REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd Dist.

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5210

File No. 146

Cal. No. 117

(As Amended)

"AN ACT MANDATING INSURANCE COVERAGE OF ESSENTIAL HEALTH BENEFITS AND EXPANDING MANDATED HEALTH BENEFITS FOR WOMEN, CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS."

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective January 1, 2019) Notwithstanding any provision of the general statutes, no qualified health plan, as defined in section 38a-1080 of the general statutes, delivered, issued for delivery, amended, renewed or continued in this state on or after January 1, 2019, shall be required to provide coverage for abortions or abortion services, as said terms are used in Section 1303 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, P.L. 111-148, as amended from time to time, that exceed the coverage required by said Section 1303."

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

Sec. 501

January 1, 2019

New section