H.B. No. 5521
Session Year 2019
 


AN ACT EXPANDING REQUIRED HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR PREEXISTING CONDITIONS.

To (1) redefine "preexisting conditions provision" to include preexisting conditions regardless of whether medical advice, diagnosis, care or treatment was recommended or received for such conditions prior to the effective date of coverage under a health insurance policy or plan, (2) require short-term insurance policies to exclude the same preexisting conditions provision as other individual and group health insurance policies, and (3) repeal redundant exceptions concerning mandatory coverage for breast cancer survivors.

Introduced by:
Insurance and Real Estate Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/17/2019House Passed
 4/2/2019(LCO)File Number 273
 4/2/2019House Calendar Number 179
 4/2/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/2/2019(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/27/2019(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/01/19 5:00 PM
 3/18/2019(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/14/2019(INS)Joint Favorable
 3/1/2019Public Hearing 03/05
 2/28/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate
 2/27/2019Drafted by Committee
 1/24/2019(INS)Vote to Draft
 1/17/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

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