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HB 73 (BR 267) - J. Richards

     AN ACT relating to filing requirements for managed health care plan terms and conditions for provider participation.
     Amend KRS 304.17A-527 to require a managed care plan to file copies of any terms and conditions required of a provider to participate in the network, on forms to be prescribed by administrative regulation promulgated by the commissioner.

HB 73 - AMENDMENTS


     HCA (1/Title, J. Richards) - Make title amendment.
     SCS - Retain original provisions, except add a chiropractor licensed under KRS Chapter 312 to the definition of "participating provider."
     SCA (1, D. Ridley) - Delete excemption for managed health care plans from filing standards used for provider credentialing.
     SCA (2, T. Buford) - Add delayed effective date of January 1, 2015.
     SFA (1, J. Denton) - Delete exemption for managed health care plans from filing standards used for provider credentialing; add delayed effective date of January 1, 2015.
     SFA (2/Title, J. Denton) - Make title amendment.
     SFA (3, J. Denton) - Retain original provisions of the bill, except specify that the requirements for licensure reciprocity with contiguous states including but not limited to the requirement for a physical location be substantially similar to Kentucky's requirements, that operators from states that do not have licensure requirements indicate by affidavit that they understand and will follow Kentucky laws, and that the contiguous states grant the same privileges to Kentucky providers; require that the two representatives of the home medical equipment and services profession serving on the advisory board be licensed under KRS 315.514; exempt specialized equipment providers from licensure reciprocity if Kentucky does not provide that equipment; amend KRS 315.010 to permit a collaborative agreement to be made between more than one pharmacist and practitioner if certain agreement provisions are met.
     SFA (4, J. Denton) - Retain original provisions of the bill, except specify that the requirements for licensure reciprocity with contiguous states including but not limited to the requirement for a physical location be substantially similar to Kentucky's requirements, that operators from states that do not have licensure requirements indicate by affidavit that they understand and will follow Kentucky laws, and that the contiguous states grant the same privileges to Kentucky providers; require that the two representatives of the home medical equipment and services profession serving on the advisory board be licensed under KRS 315.514; exempt specialized equipment providers from licensure reciprocity if Kentucky does not provide that equipment; amend KRS 315.010 to permit a collaborative agreement to be made between more than one pharmacist and practitioner if certain agreement provisions are met.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 7-introduced in House; to Banking & Insurance (H)
     Jan 17-posted in committee
     Jan 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with committee amendment (1-title)
     Jan 23-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, January 28, 2014
     Jan 28-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with committee amendment (1-title)
     Jan 29-received in Senate
     Feb 4-to Banking & Insurance (S)
     Mar 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendments (1) and (2); floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1) (2-title) and (4) filed
     Mar 26-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 31-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 31, 2014; passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Apr 14-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

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