Senate Bill 3

Actions | Amendments
Last Action signed by Governor (Acts Chapter 132)
Title AN ACT relating to exemption of religious organizations from the insurance code.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 90
Sponsors T. Buford, J. Bowen, J. Carpenter, J. Denton, D. Givens, S. Gregory, S. Humphries, B. Leeper, C. McDaniel, A. Robinson, D. Seum, B. Smith, D. Thayer, W. Westerfield, M. Wilson
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 304.1-120, containing exclusions from the insurance code, to delete the religious publication exclusion and substitute a religious organization exemption; require notice for delivery to all participants that sharing of medical expenses is not insurance and establish notice requirements; delete the requirements that payments shall be made directly from one subscriber to another, that subscriber amounts are voluntary with no assumption of risk or promise to pay, and the verbatim disclaimer statement.
Index Headings of Original Version Insurance - Health, religious organization, exclusion from code, notice requirements
Insurance - Health, religious publication requirements, delete
Insurance, Health - Religious publication requirements, delete
Insurance, Health - Religious organization, health insurance code, exclude
Religion - Health coverage, religious organization exclusion from the insurance code, requirements for
Religion - Medical expense sharing, notice requirements, establish
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Floor Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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09/19/12
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/08/13
  • introduced in Senate
01/10/13
  • to Banking & Insurance (S)
02/05/13
  • taken from Banking & Insurance (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Banking & Insurance (S)
02/12/13
  • reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 13, 2013
02/13/13
  • 3rd reading, passed 35-0
02/14/13
  • received in House
02/19/13
  • to Banking & Insurance (H)
03/05/13
  • discharge petition filed
03/06/13
  • posting waived
03/07/13
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
03/11/13
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
03/26/13
  • taken from Rules
  • placed in the Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 26, 2013
  • 3rd reading, passed 88-8 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
  • received in Senate
  • to Rules (S)
  • posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
  • Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
  • passed 38-0
  • enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
  • delivered to Governor
04/05/13
  • signed by Governor (Acts Chapter 132)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions; reinsert the requirement for exclusion of a religious organization from the insurance code that the organization suggest amounts to give voluntarily with no assumption of the risk or promise to pay among subscribers or between the organization and a subscriber.
Index Headings Insurance - Health, religious organization, exclusion from code, notice requirements
Insurance - Health, religious publication requirements, delete
Insurance, Health - Religious publication requirements, delete
Insurance, Health - Religious organization, health insurance code, exclude
Religion - Health coverage, religious organization exclusion from the insurance code, requirements for
Religion - Medical expense sharing, notice requirements, establish

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor G. Stumbo
Summary Require the participant to acknowledge the notice on the application by signing below the "Notice"; make technical corrections.
Index Headings Insurance - Health, religious organization, exclusion from code, notice requirements
Insurance - Health, religious publication requirements, delete
Insurance, Health - Religious publication requirements, delete
Insurance, Health - Religious organization, health insurance code, exclude
Religion - Health coverage, religious organization exclusion from the insurance code, requirements for
Religion - Medical expense sharing, notice requirements, establish

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