Senate Bill 13

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Last Action to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
Title AN ACT relating to health insurance.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Health Mandate
Bill Request Number 121
Sponsors R. Jones II, D. Boswell, D. Harper Angel, J. Turner, R. Webb
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to define applied behavior analysis," "autism services provider," "autism spectrum disorder," "diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders," "habilitative or rehabilitative care," "medically necessary," "pharmacy care," "psychiatric care," "psychological care," "therapeutic care," and "treatment for autism spectrum disorders"; create new section of subtitle 17A of KRS 304 that requires health policies covered in this subtitle to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders and their related conditions; prohibit insurance policies from limiting the number of visits an insured may make for such services; allow services provided by this section to be subject to copayment, deductible, and coinsurance provisions; give insurers the right to request a review of treatment not more than once every 12 months unless the insured's physician or psychologist agrees that a more frequent review is necessary; amend KRS 18A.225 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Health Benefit Mandate - Health insurance, autism spectrum disorders, coverage for
State Employees - Health insurance, autism spectrum disorders, coverage for
Insurance, Health - Autism spectrum disorders, coverage for
Health and Medical Services - Insurance, autism spectrum disorders, coverage for
Mental Health - Insurance, autism spectrum disorders, coverage for
Mental Disability - Insurance, autism spectrum disorders, coverage for
Disabilities and the Disabled - Insurance, autism spectrum disorders, coverage for

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08/03/09
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
09/02/09
  • To: Interim Joint Committee on Banking and Insurance
01/05/10
  • introduced in Senate
01/06/10
  • to Appropriations & Revenue (S)


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