Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
June 25, 2014
SB 1432 | Summary (McIlhinney) – Ensures individuals seeking physical therapy, chiropractic, and occupational therapy who are sharing the cost of the care pursuant to a health insurance policy will not be charged multiple copayments and coinsurances for these services.
- Amendment A08107 | Summary – Makes technical changes to removes applicability to coinsurances. Also adds a penalties section and a section allowing the Insurance Department to promulgate regulations to carry out provisions of the bill.
- Amendment A08094 | Summary – Expands the scope of the bill to include all exchange assisters. Makes several technical changes to assure consistency with existing insurance laws. Removes Section 4 (b) which states what a navigator may do. Removes most of the existing language in Section 4 (c) and replaces it with language largely taken from the Insurance Department’s Notice 2013-009 pertaining to the sale, solicitation, and negotiation of insurance.