HB 118/LM (BR 204) - R. Henderson, A. Smith, R. Adams, J. Arnold Jr., E. Ballard, L. Belcher, M. Cherry, H. Collins, L. Combs, W. Coursey, R. Damron, J. Gooch Jr., K. Hall, M. Henley, B. Montell, R. Nelson, F. Nesler, R. Rand, D. Sims, T. Thompson, B. Yonts
AN ACT relating to public employee insurance plans.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 61 to define a "public agency" as any agency participating in a state-administered retirement system or plan, any agency participating in the state health insurance plan, or any public institution subject to the provisions of KRS Chapter 164; define "family member" as the employee's spouse, natural or adopted children, stepchildren, children for whom legal guardianship has been awarded, children for whom the employee or employee's spouse has a legal obligation to provide for health-care expenses, and children, parents, grandparents, brothers, or sisters claimed as dependent's on the employee's federal tax return; require public agencies to allow the employee to only select health insurance coverage for the employee and family members of the employee.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 8-introduced in House
Jan 11-to Health & Welfare (H)