Health insurance provider contracts; accepting enrollees as patients. (SB752)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

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

Description

Health insurance provider contracts; accepting enrollees as patients. Requires certain contracts between a health insurance carrier and a provider of health care services to include provisions that prohibit a participating provider from (i) refusing or declining to accept an enrollee who has sustained an injury as a patient or (ii) refusing or declining to provide covered services to an enrollee who has sustained an injury on the basis of the mechanism of the injury sustained by the enrollee. The State Corporation Commission shall not have jurisdiction to adjudicate individual controversies arising out of this measure. Read the Bill »

Status

01/22/2016: Awaiting a Vote in the Commerce and Labor Committee

History

DateAction
01/22/2016Presented and ordered printed 16100576D
01/22/2016Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/31/2016Impact statement from SCC (SB752)
02/01/2016Continued to 2017 in Commerce and Labor (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)