Substitute for H.B. No. 5019
Session Year 2009
 


AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF CERTAIN PRESCRIPTION DRUG HISTORY AS AN UNDERWRITING TOOL TO DENY INDIVIDUAL HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE.

To prohibit the use of an individual's prescription drug history as a factor in underwriting an individual health insurance policy unless such history derives directly from a medical diagnosis of an underlying condition.

Introduced by:
Insurance and Real Estate Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/18/2009Signed by the Governor
 6/10/2009Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/5/2009(LCO)Public Act 09-123
 5/29/2009On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 5/29/2009Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/29/2009Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 4/16/2009(LCO)File Number 687
 4/16/2009Senate Calendar Number 456
 4/16/2009Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/14/2009House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 4/14/2009House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 5296
 3/19/2009(LCO)File Number 92
 3/19/2009House Calendar Number 122
 3/19/2009Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/19/2009(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/13/2009(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/18/09 5:00 PM
 3/6/2009(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/5/2009(INS)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/19/2009Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate
 2/18/2009Drafted by Committee
 2/5/2009(INS)Vote to Draft
 1/30/2009Public Hearing 02/03
 1/7/2009Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

Co-sponsors of HB-5019

Rep. Vickie Orsini Nardello, 89th Dist.
Rep. Marie Lopez Kirkley-Bey, 5th Dist.
Rep. Beth Bye, 19th Dist.
Rep. Roberta B. Willis, 64th Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Rep. Barbara L. Lambert, 118th Dist.
Rep. Terry Backer, 121st Dist.
Rep. Larry B. Butler, 72nd Dist.
Sen. Mary Ann Handley, 4th Dist.
Sen. Andrea L. Stillman, 20th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Thomas A. Colapietro, 31st Dist.
Sen. Anthony J. Musto, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Toni Nathaniel Harp, 10th Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.
Rep. Louis P. Esposito, 116th Dist.
Sen. Jonathan A. Harris, 5th Dist.
Sen. Eileen M. Daily, 33rd Dist.
Rep. Joseph J. Taborsak, 109th Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.

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