Substitute for S.B. No. 18
Session Year 2011


To specify a presumption of medical necessity for appeals reviewed by review entities on behalf of the Insurance Commissioner pursuant to section 38a-478n of the general statutes, to require managed care companies, health insurers and utilization review companies to provide to providers of record and enrollees after a final determination not to certify an admission, service, procedure or extension of stay, documents and information considered in such final determination, and to require dispensation and coverage of a prescribed drug for the duration of any appeal of a determination not to certify such dispensation.

Introduced by:
Insurance and Real Estate Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 7/13/2011Signed by the Governor
 6/30/2011Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/28/2011(LCO)Public Act 11-171
 6/8/2011On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 6/8/2011Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A,B
 6/8/2011Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A,B
 6/8/2011Disagreeing Action, Tabled for Calendar, Senate
 6/8/2011Transmitted Pursuant To Joint Rule 17
 6/8/2011House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A,B
 6/8/2011House Adopted House Amendment Schedule B 8640
 6/8/2011House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 8629
 6/3/2011House Calendar Number 582
 6/3/2011Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 6/2/2011Senate Passed
 3/21/2011(LCO)File Number 114
 3/21/2011Senate Calendar Number 115
 3/21/2011Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 3/21/2011(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/14/2011(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/21/11 10:00 AM
 3/9/2011(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/8/2011(INS)Joint Favorable Substitute
 1/28/2011Public Hearing 02/03
 1/19/2011Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate
 1/18/2011Drafted by Committee
 1/14/2011(INS)Vote to Draft
 1/5/2011Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

Co-sponsors of SB-18

Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.
Rep. David A. Baram, 15th Dist.
Rep. Roberta B. Willis, 64th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth B. Ritter, 38th Dist.
Rep. Claire L. Janowski, 56th Dist.
Rep. Mary G. Fritz, 90th Dist.
Rep. Kevin Ryan, 139th Dist.
Rep. John W. Thompson, 13th Dist.
Rep. Lonnie Reed, 102nd Dist.
Rep. Richard A. Smith, 108th Dist.
Rep. Linda M. Gentile, 104th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Rep. Peter F. Villano, 91st Dist.
Rep. Vincent J. Candelora, 86th Dist.
Rep. Noreen S. Kokoruda, 101st Dist.
Rep. Livvy R. Floren, 149th Dist.
Rep. Bruce Zalaski, 81st Dist.
Rep. Lile R. Gibbons, 150th Dist.
Rep. DebraLee Hovey, 112th Dist.
Rep. Brian Becker, 19th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Sen. Donald E. Williams, 29th Dist.
Sen. Joan V. Hartley, 15th Dist.
Sen. Gary D. LeBeau, 3rd Dist.
Sen. Steve Cassano, 4th Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Bob Duff, 25th Dist.
Sen. Gayle S. Slossberg, 14th Dist.
Rep. Vickie Orsini Nardello, 89th Dist.

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