Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 838
Session Year 2019
 


AN ACT CONCERNING VISION PLANS, OPTOMETRISTS AND OPHTHALMOLOGISTS.

To (1) eliminate cost-sharing for certain mammograms and breast ultrasounds, and (2) require health insurance coverage for (A) a baseline mammogram for any woman who is thirty years of age or older, (B) an annual mammogram for any woman who receives a recommendation from such woman's treating physician and (i) is thirty years of age or older, (ii) has a family history or prior personal history of breast cancer, or (iii) has a prior personal history of breast disease diagnosed through biopsy as benign, and (C) comprehensive breast ultrasound screening for any woman who receives a recommendation from such woman's treating physician and (i) is thirty years of age or older, (ii) has a family history or prior personal history of breast cancer, or (iii) has a prior personal history of breast disease diagnosed through biopsy as benign.

Introduced by:
Insurance and Real Estate Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 7/12/2019Signed by the Governor
 6/28/2019Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/28/2019Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/26/2019(LCO)Public Act 19-201
 6/5/2019On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 6/5/2019Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 6/5/2019Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 6/4/2019Disagreeing Action, Tabled for Calendar, Senate
 6/4/2019Transmitted Pursuant To Joint Rule 17
 6/4/2019House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 6/4/2019House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 10705
 5/31/2019House Calendar Number 686
 5/31/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/29/2019On Consent Calendar
 5/29/2019Senate Passed
 5/15/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/15/2019No New File by Committee on Appropriations
 5/15/2019(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/14/2019(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/13/2019(APP)Joint Favorable
 5/8/2019Referred by Senate to Committee on Appropriations
 4/4/2019File Number 449
 4/4/2019Senate Calendar Number 212
 4/4/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/4/2019(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/29/2019(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/03/19 5:00 PM
 3/20/2019(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/19/2019(INS)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/15/2019Public Hearing 02/21
 2/14/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

Co-sponsors of SB-838

Rep. Gary A. Turco, 27th Dist.
Rep. Anne Meiman Hughes, 135th Dist.
Rep. Kerry Szeps Wood, 29th Dist.
Rep. Rick Lopes, 24th Dist.
Rep. Dorinda Borer, 115th Dist.
Rep. Jillian Gilchrest, 18th Dist.
Rep. Jill Barry, 31st Dist.
Rep. Maria P. Horn, 64th Dist.
Sen. Kevin D. Witkos, 8th Dist.
Sen. Carlo Leone, 27th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn V. Moore, 22nd Dist.
Rep. John K. Hampton, 16th Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.
Rep. Kate Rotella, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Joshua M. Hall, 7th Dist.
Rep. William A. Petit, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Ronald A. Napoli, 73rd Dist.
Rep. Cara Christine Pavalock-D'Amato, 77th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Rep. Livvy R. Floren, 149th Dist.
Rep. Noreen S. Kokoruda, 101st Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Sen. Derek Slap, 5th Dist.
Sen. Heather S. Somers, 18th Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Sen. George S. Logan, 17th Dist.
Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Sen. Norman Needleman, 33rd Dist.
Sen. Catherine A. Osten, 19th Dist.
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly, 21st Dist.
Sen. Alexandra Bergstein, 36th Dist.
Sen. Mary Daugherty Abrams, 13th Dist.
Sen. Julie Kushner, 24th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Rep. Robin E. Comey, 102nd Dist.
Sen. Gennaro Bizzarro, 6th Dist.

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