SB 622 Dentists and oral surgeons; reimbursement for certain services.
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Summary as passed Senate: (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. HB 1263 is identical.

Full text:
01/18/10  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 10103596D  pdf
02/01/10  Senate: Committee substitute printed 10104727D-S1  pdf | impact statement
03/05/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB622ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/13/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0734)  pdf

Status:
01/18/10  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 10103596D
01/18/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/01/10  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (14-Y 1-N)
02/01/10  Senate: Committee substitute printed 10104727D-S1
02/03/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/04/10  Senate: Read second time
02/04/10  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/04/10  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 10104727D-S1
02/04/10  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB622S1
02/08/10  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/09/10  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/10/10  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 1-N)
02/16/10  House: Placed on Calendar
02/16/10  House: Read first time
02/16/10  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/23/10  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor (18-Y 4-N)
02/25/10  House: Read second time
02/26/10  House: Read third time
02/26/10  House: Passed House (92-Y 4-N)
02/26/10  House: VOTE: --- PASSAGE (92-Y 4-N)
03/05/10  Senate: Enrolled
03/05/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB622ER)
03/05/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/08/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/13/10  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 734 (effective 7/1/10)
04/13/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0734)