HB 1263 Dentists and oral surgeons; reimbursement for certain services.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Dental plans; reimbursement for health care services. Prohibits a contract between a dental plan and a dentist or oral surgeon from establishing the fee or rate that the dentist or oral surgeon is required to accept for the provision of health care services, or from requiring that a dentist or oral surgeon accept the reimbursement paid by the dental plan as payment in full, unless the services are covered services under the dental plan. The measure applies to contracts entered into, amended, extended, or renewed on or after July 1, 2010. The State Corporation Commission does not have jurisdiction to adjudicate individual controversies arising out of this measure. SB 622 is identical.

Full text:
01/19/10  House: Presented and ordered printed 10104197D  pdf | impact statement
02/02/10  House: Committee substitute printed 10104728D-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/03/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1263ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0583)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments rejected

Status:
01/19/10  House: Presented and ordered printed 10104197D
01/19/10  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/02/10  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (14-Y 5-N)
02/02/10  House: Committee substitute printed 10104728D-H1
02/04/10  House: Read first time
02/08/10  House: Passed by for the day
02/09/10  House: Read second time
02/09/10  House: Committee substitute agreed to 10104728D-H1
02/09/10  House: Amendment by Delegate Nixon rejected
02/09/10  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1263H1
02/10/10  House: Read third time and passed House (93-Y 5-N)
02/10/10  House: VOTE: --- PASSAGE (93-Y 5-N)
02/11/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/22/10  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N)
02/24/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/10  Senate: Read third time
02/25/10  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/10  House: Enrolled
03/03/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1263ER)
03/03/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/06/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/11/10  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 583 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0583)