SB 978, HB 1698, HB 2241, SB 1158

Senate Banking and Insurance Committee

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 9:30 a.m.
North Office Building Hearing Room #1


  • SB 978 (Ward) – Establishes the Quality Eye Care for Insured Pennsylvania Act

Amendment A10472makes a definition change and removes sections dealing with contractual interference and private right of action.

  • HB 2241 (Boback) – Provides for limitations for retroactive denial of reimbursements
  • HB 1698 (Heffley) – Establishes the Abuse-Deterrent Opioid Analgesic Drug Products Coverage Act.

Immediately following the meeting, the committee will hold a public hearing on SB 1158 (Schwank) which establishes procedures for surprise balance billing.