2010 Florida Statutes
Approval of health benefits coverage; financial assistance.
Approval of health benefits coverage; financial assistance.—
Be certified by the Office of Insurance Regulation of the Financial Services Commission under s. 409.818 as meeting, exceeding, or being actuarially equivalent to the benchmark benefit plan;
Be guarantee issued;
Be community rated;
Not impose any preexisting condition exclusion for covered benefits; however, group health insurance plans may permit the imposition of a preexisting condition exclusion, but only insofar as it is permitted under s. 627.6561;
Comply with the applicable limitations on premiums and cost-sharing in s. 409.816;
Comply with the quality assurance and access standards developed under s. 409.820; and
Establish periodic open enrollment periods, which may not occur more frequently than quarterly.
ss. 42, 57, ch. 98-288; s. 447, ch. 2003-261; s. 22, ch. 2003-405; s. 10, ch. 2009-113.