SB 464 Health insurance; mandated coverage for autism spectrum disorder.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Health insurance; mandated coverage for autism spectrum disorder. Requires health insurers, health care subscription plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and for treatment of ASD in individuals from age two to six, subject to an annual maximum benefit of $35,000.  This requirement does not apply to individual or small group policies, contracts, or plans, and will not apply to the state employees' health insurance plan until July 1, 2015. This measure will not apply to an insurer, corporation, or health maintenance organization if the costs associated with coverage exceed one percent of premiums charged over the experience period.

Full text:
01/13/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103458D  pdf
02/15/10  Senate: Committee substitute printed 10105054D-S1  pdf | impact statement

Amendments:
Senate amendments rejected

Status:
01/13/10  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103458D
01/13/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/15/10  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (11-Y 4-N)
02/15/10  Senate: Committee substitute printed 10105054D-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 10105054D-S1
02/16/10  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/16/10  Senate: Amendments by Senator Wagner rejected (19-Y 20-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Amendments by Senator Wagner reconsidered (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Amendments by Senator Wagner rejected (19-Y 21-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB464S1
02/16/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  Senate: Passed Senate (27-Y 13-N)
02/17/10  House: Placed on Calendar
02/17/10  House: Read first time
02/17/10  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/18/10  House: Assigned C & L sub: #1
02/23/10  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (10-Y 0-N)
03/14/10  House: Left in Commerce and Labor