HB 230/HM (BR 456) - D. Keene, D. Horlander, L. Belcher, M. King, R. Smart, A. Webb-Edgington
AN ACT relating to insurance.
Create a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to require that a health benefit plan that includes chiropractic benefits shall not impose a co-payment exceeding 50% of the total cost of the service provided and that the benefits, limitations, conditions and exclusions shall be clearly stated.
HB 230 - AMENDMENTS
HCS/HM - Create a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to prohibit a health benefit plan that includes chiropractic benefits from imposing a co-payment exceeding 50% of the total reimbursable amount allowed by a health plan for any single covered service, nor more than one coinsurance charge or one co-payment per date of service for the same patient; require the benefits, limitations, conditions and exclusions to be clearly stated; amend KRS 304.12-230 and KRS 304.17A-150 to add imposing requirements in provider contracts that restrict, reduce, or negate the benefits otherwise available to a covered person or failing to make payments directly to a provider after receipt of a duly executed assignment of benefits as unfair trade and settlement practices.
HFA (1/FN/P, J. Fischer) - Attach the provisions of HB 105.
Feb 1-introduced in House
Feb 2-to Banking & Insurance (H)
Feb 4-posted in committee
Feb 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 10-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 11, 2011; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Feb 11-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
Mar 3-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)