Health insurance; policies to protect uninsured. (HB3160)

Introduced By

Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Health insurance; policies to protect the uninsured. Authorizes health insurers, health plans, and health maintenance organizations to offer "Protect the Uninsured" (PTU) policies. PTU polices may be sold to small employers with no more than 50 employees, to provide coverage for their employees who have been uninsured for the preceding six months. The coverage provided under a PTU policy will be determined at the discretion of the health insurer issuing the policy, and specifically is not required to include state-mandated health benefits. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/19/2007Committee
01/19/2007Presented and ordered printed 070235392
01/19/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/26/2007Assigned C & L sub: Insurance (Hargrove)
01/28/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB3160)