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HB 18 (BR 70) - J. Gooch Jr

     AN ACT relating to basic reparations benefits.
     Amend KRS 304.39-210, pertaining to no fault motor vehicle insurance, to require the provider of medical services to submit the statement for services within 45 days of the day the treatment is initiated and every 45 days thereafter; prohibit the charging of fees for medical expenses in excess of the limitations of the Kentucky workers' compensation fee schedule as set forth in KRS 342.035 and in administrative regulations adopted pursuant thereto; prohibit a provider of medical services under the no-fault motor vehicle insurance law from knowingly collecting, coercing, or attempting to coerce the payment of any charge for services or treatment covered by a basic reparation obligor in excess of the schedule of fees provided by this section or from causing the credit of any insured to be impaired by reason of the insured's failure or refusal to pay the excess charge.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Oct 4-To: Interim Joint Committee on Banking and Insurance
     Jan 2-introduced in House
     Jan 3-to Banking and Insurance (H)
     Feb 12-posted in committee
     Feb 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 1-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 7-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

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