SB 516: Health Insurance Coverage for Emergency Services
GENERAL BILL by Bean ; Garcia
Health Insurance Coverage for Emergency Services; Prohibiting coverage for emergency services from requiring a prior authorization determination; requiring such coverage to be provided regardless of whether the service is furnished by a participating or nonparticipating provider; specifying coinsurance, copayment, limitation of benefits, and reimbursement requirements for nonparticipating providers; prohibiting a nonparticipating provider from collecting or attempting to collect an amount in excess of specified amounts, etc.
Last Action: 5/1/2015 Senate - Died in Banking and Insurance
Location: In committee/council (BI)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Appropriations -SJ 66
• Introduced -SJ 66
• On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 03/31/15, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• Died in Banking and Insurance
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, 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.