House Bill 425

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Last Action recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
Title AN ACT relating to dental services.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1562
Sponsors K. Sinnette, J. Greer, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of Subtitle 17C of KRS Chapter 304 to provide that contracts between limited health service benefit plans and dentists may not set fees unless the fees pertain to covered services under the plan; define covered services.
Index Headings of Original Version Insurance - Dental services, contracts for
Insurance, Health - Dental services, contracts for
Occupations and Professions - Dental services, contracts for
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
House Floor Amendment 4
House Floor Amendment 5
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/12/10
  • introduced in House
02/17/10
  • to Banking & Insurance (H)
02/19/10
  • posted in committee
02/24/10
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
02/25/10
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 26, 2010
03/04/10
  • floor amendment (1) filed
03/09/10
  • floor amendment (2) filed
03/10/10
  • floor amendments (3) (4-title) and (5-title) filed
03/11/10
  • floor amendments (3) and (4-title) withdrawn
  • 3rd reading, passed 95-2 with floor amendments (1) (2) and (5-title)
03/12/10
  • received in Senate
03/15/10
  • to Banking & Insurance (S)
03/24/10
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/25/10
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (1) filed
04/14/10
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, April 14, 2010
  • taken from the Regular Orders of the Day
  • returned to Rules (S)
  • returned to the Orders of the Day
  • taken from the Regular Orders of the Day
  • recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor K. Sinnette
Summary Allow contracts entered into between limited health service benefit plans and dentists to set fees for the provision of services not covered under the provider agreement if the fees are disclosed and agreed to by the dentist.
Index Headings Insurance - Dental services, contracts for
Insurance, Health - Dental services, contracts for
Occupations and Professions - Dental services, contracts for

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor K. Sinnette
Summary Allow contracts entered into between limited health service benefit plans and dentists to set fees for the provision of services not covered under the provider agreement if the fees are disclosed and agreed to by the dentist; provide that contracts between limited health service benefit plans and optometrists and ophthamologists may not set fees unless the fees pertain to covered services under the plan; allow contracts entered into between limited health service benefit plans and optometrists and ophthalmologists to set fees for the provision of services not covered under the provider agreement if the fees are disclosed and agreed to by the optometrist or ophthalmologist.
Index Headings Insurance - Dental services, contracts for
Insurance, Health - Dental services, contracts for
Occupations and Professions - Dental services, contracts for

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Piggyback? Yes
Sponsor J. Gooch Jr.
Summary Attach the provisions of SB 157, except delete the definition of "insurer."
Index Headings Insurance - Dental services, contracts for
Insurance, Health - Dental services, contracts for
Occupations and Professions - Dental services, contracts for

Amendment House Floor Amendment 4
Sponsor J. Gooch Jr.
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Insurance - Dental services, contracts for
Insurance, Health - Dental services, contracts for
Occupations and Professions - Dental services, contracts for

Amendment House Floor Amendment 5
Sponsor K. Sinnette
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Insurance - Dental services, contracts for
Insurance, Health - Dental services, contracts for
Occupations and Professions - Dental services, contracts for

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Denton
Summary State the definition of "covered services" to mean health care services for which any reimbursement is available under an insured's policy, and shall include any services covered under the policy but which are not reimbursable because of a deductible, copayment, coinsurance, waiting period, annual or lifetime maximum, frequency limitation, or another limitation under the policy; change references to "subscribers" to "patients"; change references to "subscriber agreement" to "policy."
Index Headings Insurance - Dental services, contracts for
Insurance, Health - Dental services, contracts for
Occupations and Professions - Dental services, contracts for

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