Insurance and Real Estate Committee Bill Record Book 8/30/2019

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Section 1: PROPOSED SENATE BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  SB-15 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR MOTORIZED WHEELCHAIRS.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
SENATOR CASSANO, 4TH DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.

et al
02-07 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
304

159
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  PSB-28 AAC REIMBURSEMENTS UNDER CERTAIN HIGH DEDUCTIBLE HEALTH PLANS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PORTER, 94TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-29 AAC THE BURDEN OF PROOF DURING ADVERSE DETERMINATION AND UTILIZATION REVIEWS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-30 AA PROHIBITING COPAYMENT ACCUMULATOR PROGRAMS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR HASKELL, 26TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GENGA, 10TH DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  SB-31 AAC SURPRISE MEDICAL BILLS FOR LABORATORY SERVICES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
306

160
  PSB-32 AA ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC HEALTH INSURANCE OPTION AVAILABLE THROUGH THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.

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  SB-33 AAC HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE OF ORALLY AND INTRAVENOUSLY ADMINISTERED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
307

161
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  PSB-34 AAC SHORT-TERM HEALTH INSURANCE.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-35 AA REQUIRING RESIDENTS OF THIS STATE TO ACQUIRE AND MAINTAIN HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.


  SB-36 AA PROHIBITING HEALTH CARRIERS FROM REQUIRING THE USE OF STEP THERAPY FOR DRUGS PRESCRIBED TO TREAT DISABLING, CHRONIC OR LIFE-THREATENING DISEASES OR CONDITIONS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.
02-07 03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  SB-37 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE OF A PRESCRIBED DRUG DURING ADVERSE DETERMINATION REVIEWS AND EXTERNAL REVIEW PROCESSES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  SB-38 AA REDUCING THE TIME FRAME FOR URGENT CARE ADVERSE DETERMINATION REVIEW REQUESTS AND EXPEDITED EXTERNAL REVIEWS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
359

191
  PSB-39 AA LIMITING CHANGES TO PRESCRIPTION DRUG FORMULARIES DURING THE TERM OF CERTAIN HEALTH INSURANCE POLICIES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-40 AA REQUIRING SITE-NEUTRAL PAYMENTS FOR HEALTH CARE SERVICES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-41 AA PROHIBITING DISCRETIONARY CLAUSES IN HEALTH INSURANCE AND DISABILITY INCOME POLICIES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  SB-42 AAC COINSURANCE, COPAYMENTS AND DEDUCTIBLES AND CONTRACTING BY HEALTH CARRIERS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 04-30 JUD - Joint Favorable
03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
308
669
162
05-28 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-28 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-24 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON JUD
  PSB-43 AA PROHIBITING HEALTH CARRIERS FROM DENYING COVERAGE FOR CERTAIN COVERED BENEFITS PROVIDED IN HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOMS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-85 AAC REIMBURSEMENTS THROUGH CERTAIN HIGH-DEDUCTIBLE HEALTH PLANS.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.


  PSB-86 AA LIMITING CHANGES TO HEALTH INSURERS' PRESCRIPTION DRUG FORMULARIES.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.


  SB-87 AA PROHIBITING DISCRETIONARY CLAUSES IN DISABILITY INCOME INSURANCE POLICIES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-07 03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-24 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
309

163
  sSB-134 AAC PUBLIC OPTIONS FOR HEALTH CARE IN CONNECTICUT.

SENATOR COHEN, 12TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.

et al
03-07 05-02 APP - Joint Favorable
03-19 INS - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-27 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-24 INS - Vote to Draft
361

192
04-24 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  PSB-135 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR MEDICAL FOODS FOR PERSONS DIAGNOSED WITH PHENYLKETONURIA.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
02-14 01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-136 AA ESTABLISHING A STATE-OPERATED REINSURANCE PROGRAM AND REQUIRING THAT THIS STATE APPLY FOR A STATE INNOVATION WAIVER.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
02-21 02-07 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-137 AAC EXPANDED ACCESS TO RECORDS MAINTAINED BY THE ASSOCIATION OF A COMMON INTEREST COMMUNITY.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  sSB-317 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR CERTAIN SURGICAL PROCEDURES PERFORMED TO TREAT SEVERE OBESITY.

SENATOR BERTHEL, 32ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KOKORUDA, 101ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.

et al
02-14 03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
311

164
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  PSB-318 AA REQUIRING PRIOR APPROVAL OF ASSESSMENTS AND USER FEES CHARGED TO HEALTH CARRIERS BY THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
02-14 01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-319 AA EXPANDING THE DEFINITION OF "RESIDENTIAL BUILDING".

SENATOR CHAMPAGNE, 35TH DIST.


  SB-320 AAC REAL ESTATE CLOSINGS.

SENATOR FASANO, 34TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE COMEY, 102ND DIST.
SENATOR BIZZARRO, 6TH DIST.

et al
02-27 04-30 JUD - Joint Favorable
03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
02-20 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-31 INS - Vote to Draft
364
673
193
06-05 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 IN CONCURRENCE
05-28 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-28 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-24 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON JUD
06-28 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-24 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-24 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-19 PA 19-88
  PSB-321 AA REQUIRING DISCLOSURE AND PRIOR LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF SEVERANCE AND NONDISCLOSURE AGREEMENTS WITH THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
02-14 01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-322 AAC THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
02-14 01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-323 AA REQUIRING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO PROMOTE DEVELOPMENT OF THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY AND INSURANCE WORKFORCE IN THIS STATE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-324 AA REQUIRING PROPERTY AND CASUALTY INSURERS TO SEND NOTICE TO HOMEOWNERS CONCERNING HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE PREMIUMS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-325 AA REQUIRING THIS STATE TO APPLY FOR A STATE INNOVATION WAIVER TO ESTABLISH A REINSURANCE POOL.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.


  PSB-326 AA REQUIRING CERTAIN HEALTH CARRIERS TO OFFER QUALIFIED HEALTH PLANS THROUGH THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.


  SB-327 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR MEDICALLY NECESSARY AMBULANCE SERVICES AT AN IN-NETWORK LEVEL AND PROHIBITING BALANCE BILLING FOR SUCH SERVICES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-14 03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-328 AAC HEALTH INSURANCE DOCUMENTS, COST-SHARING AND TRANSPARENCY, AND PROHIBITING HIGH DEDUCTIBLE HEALTH PLANS AND COINSURANCE.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.


  PSB-329 AAC HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR OUT-OF-NETWORK SERVICES PROVIDED AT IN-NETWORK HOSPITALS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.


  SB-330 AAC EQUAL ENJOYMENT OF THE HIGHEST ATTAINABLE STANDARD OF HEALTH.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-14 03-14 INS - Joint Favorable
03-07 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-28 INS - Vote to Draft
01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
312

165
  PSB-331 AA REQUIRING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO CONSIDER AFFORDABILITY IN REVIEWING HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM RATE FILINGS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-14 01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-332 AAC COMPENSATION PAID BY PHARMACY BENEFITS MANAGERS TO PHARMACIES.

SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.
02-14 01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-333 AAC MENTAL AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PARITY.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-334 AAC ASSESSMENTS AND USER FEES CHARGED TO HEALTH CARRIERS BY THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DAUPHINAIS, 44TH DIST.


  PSB-335 AAC LICENSURE OF REAL ESTATE BROKERS AND SALESPERSONS.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DAUPHINAIS, 44TH DIST.


  PSB-336 AA REQUIRING THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE TO REPORT ADDITIONAL DATA.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.


  PSB-337 AA PROVIDING FOR OPTIONAL PAYMENT OF THE HEALTHY HOMES FUND SURCHARGE.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.


  PSB-338 AAC HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNTS, DIAPERS AND FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
SENATOR KUSHNER, 24TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.

et al


  PSB-339 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR ELECTIVE FERTILITY PRESERVATION TREATMENTS.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
02-14 01-31 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-340 AA REQUIRING AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE POLICIES TO COVER THE COST OF REPAIRING OR REPLACING AFTERMARKET PARTS.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
02-21 02-07 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-493 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR SERVICE ANIMALS.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BORER, 115TH DIST.


  PSB-543 AA REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR EQUINE THERAPY FOR VETERANS.

SENATOR KISSEL, 7TH DIST.
02-14 02-05 VA - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
01-31 INS - Change of Reference VA


  PSB-544 AAC MENTAL HEALTH PARITY, SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER PARITY AND MEDICATION-ASSISTED TREATMENT.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.


  PSB-687 AA INCREASING THE IMPACT OF SPEEDING ON MOTOR VEHICLE LIABILITY AND PHYSICAL DAMAGE INSURANCE PREMIUMS.

SENATOR FONFARA, 1ST DIST.
02-21 02-07 INS - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing