HB 2601 Health maintenance organizations; powers.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Health maintenance organizations; powers. Permits a health maintenance organization to offer to its subscribers deductibles, copayments, and cost-sharing provisions provided they comply with applicable state law. "Copayment" is defined as an amount an enrollee is required to pay in order to receive a specific health care service. “Deductible” is defined as an amount an enrollee is required to pay out-of-pocket before the health care plan begins to pay the costs associated with health care services. This bill is identical to Senate Bill 1195.

Full text:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 030031652  pdf | impact statement
02/27/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2601ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/27/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0767)  pdf

Status:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 030031652
01/08/03  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/16/03  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N)
01/20/03  House: Read first time
01/21/03  House: Read second time and engrossed
01/22/03  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/22/03  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
01/22/03  House: Communicated to Senate
01/23/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/03  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/10/03  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
02/12/03  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/03  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  Senate: Read third time
02/13/03  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  Senate: Rec. of Sen. passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  Senate: VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/13/03  Senate: VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
02/27/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2601ER)
03/05/03  House: Enrolled
03/05/03  House: Signed by Speaker
03/06/03  Senate: Signed by President
03/20/03  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 767 (effective 7/1/03)
03/27/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0767)