SB 642 Health insurance, basic; HMOs to offer plans that do not include state-mandated benefits.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Availability of basic health insurance.  Authorizes health maintenance organizations to offer and sell to small employers group health care plans for health care services that do not include all of the state-mandated health insurance benefits. Currently, such limited coverage may be offered by health insurers and corporations providing policies, subscription contracts, or evidence of coverage. HB 556 is identical.

Full text:
01/19/10  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 10104254D  pdf | impact statement
02/15/10  Senate: Committee substitute printed 10104798D-S1  pdf | impact statement
03/04/10  House: Floor substitute printed 10105830D-H1 (Marshall, R.G.)  pdf
03/11/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB642ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/12/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0687)  pdf

Status:
01/19/10  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 10104254D
01/19/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/15/10  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/15/10  Senate: Committee substitute printed 10104798D-S1
02/16/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Read second time
02/16/10  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/16/10  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 10104798D-S1
02/16/10  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB642S1
02/16/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/10  House: Placed on Calendar
02/18/10  House: Read first time
02/18/10  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
03/02/10  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N)
03/03/10  House: Read second time
03/04/10  House: Read third time
03/04/10  House: Floor substitute printed 10105830D-H1 (Marshall, R.G.)
03/04/10  House: Speaker ruled Substitute by Delegate Marshall, R.G. not germane 10105830D-H1
03/04/10  House: Passed House (100-Y 0-N)
03/04/10  House: VOTE: --- PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/11/10  Senate: Enrolled
03/11/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB642ER)
03/11/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/12/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/12/10  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 687 (effective 7/1/10)
04/12/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0687)