SB 979 Health insurance; ambulance services.
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Summary:
Accident and sickness insurance; ambulance services. Requires health insurers, HMOs and corporations providing accident and sickness subscription contracts to provide direct reimbursement to ambulance services providers. To obtain direct reimbursement, however, the ambulance service provider must present an assignment of benefits to the insurer, HMO or corporation. Ambulance services are defined by the bill as the transportation of individuals requiring resuscitation or emergency relief where human life is endangered via any ambulance, rescue or life-saving vehicle. The term is also defined to include the use of emergency medical services ambulances and mobile intensive care units.

Full text:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD3405733  pdf
01/30/95  Senate: Committee substitute printed LD0282733-S1  pdf
02/27/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB979ER)  pdf
03/23/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0420)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD3405733
01/23/95  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/30/95  Senate: Reported from C. & L. with substitute (14-Y 0-N)
01/30/95  Senate: Committee substitute printed LD0282733-S1
01/31/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Read second time
02/01/95  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/01/95  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to LD0282733-S1
02/01/95  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. LD0282733-S1
02/01/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (38-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Rec. of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  Senate: Communicated to House
02/02/95  House: Placed on Calendar
02/03/95  House: Read first time
02/03/95  House: Referred to Committee on Corporations, Insurance and Banking
02/14/95  House: Reported from C. I. B. w/amd. (20-Y 0-N)
02/15/95  House: Read second time
02/16/95  House: Read third time
02/16/95  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/16/95  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/16/95  House: Passed House with amendment (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/16/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/20/95  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (40-Y 0-N)
02/27/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB979ER)
03/06/95  Senate: Enrolled
03/06/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/07/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/20/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 420 (effective 7/1/95)
03/23/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0420)