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SB 3 (BR 90) - T. Buford, J. Bowen, J. Carpenter, J. Denton, D. Givens, S. Gregory, S. Humphries, B. Leeper, C. McDaniel, A. Robinson, D. Seum, B. Smith, D. Thayer, W. Westerfield, M. Wilson

     AN ACT relating to exemption of religious organizations from the insurance code.
     Amend KRS 304.1-120, containing exclusions from the insurance code, to delete the religious publication exclusion and substitute a religious organization exemption; require notice for delivery to all participants that sharing of medical expenses is not insurance and establish notice requirements; delete the requirements that payments shall be made directly from one subscriber to another, that subscriber amounts are voluntary with no assumption of risk or promise to pay, and the verbatim disclaimer statement.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; reinsert the requirement for exclusion of a religious organization from the insurance code that the organization suggest amounts to give voluntarily with no assumption of the risk or promise to pay among subscribers or between the organization and a subscriber.
     HFA (1, G. Stumbo) - Require the participant to acknowledge the notice on the application by signing below the "Notice"; make technical corrections.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 8-introduced in Senate
     Jan 10-to Banking & Insurance (S)
     Feb 5-taken from Banking & Insurance (S); 1st reading; returned to Banking & Insurance (S)
     Feb 12-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 13, 2013
     Feb 13-3rd reading, passed 35-0
     Feb 14-received in House
     Feb 19-to Banking & Insurance (H)
     Mar 5-discharge petition filed
     Mar 6-posting waived
     Mar 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 11-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 26-taken from Rules; placed in the Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 26, 2013; 3rd reading, passed 88-8 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; received in Senate; to Rules (S); posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; passed 38-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 5-signed by Governor (Acts Chapter 132)

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