HB 857: Genetic Information for Insurance Purposes
GENERAL BILL by Stark
Genetic Information for Insurance Purposes; Prohibits insurers authorized to transact insurance in this state from cancelling, limiting, denying coverage, or establishing differentials in premium rates, based on genetic information; prohibits insurers from requiring or soliciting genetic information or taking other specified actions with respect to genetic information for insurance purposes; provides for applicability.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 House - Died in Insurance and Banking Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (IBS)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Insurance and Banking Subcommittee; Regulatory Affairs Committee -HJ 87
• Introduced -HJ 86
• Died in Insurance and Banking Subcommittee
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.