Bill Request 180

Title AN ACT relating to mandatory benefits for health benefit plans.
Bill Documents Original
Sponsors P. Minter
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 304.17A-200 to extend health-status eligibility rules to individual and employer-organized association markets; authorize insurance commissioner to designate additional health status-related factors; prohibit adjustment of premium or contribution amounts for group health benefit plans on the basis of genetic information; amend KRS 304.17A-220 to remove requirements relating to preexisting condition exclusions; repeal and reenact KRS 304.17A-230 to define "preexisting condition exclusion"; prohibit health benefit plans in any market from imposing any preexisting condition exclusion; amend KRS 304.17A-155, 304.17A-250, 304.17A-430, 304.17A-706, 304.17B-001, 304.17B-019, and 304.18-114 to conform; provide that provisions of Act apply to all health benefit plans issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2021; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2021.
Index Headings Effective Dates, Delayed - Coverage for preexisting conditions, January 1, 2021
Effective Dates, Delayed - Insurance eligibility and premium requirements, January 1, 2021
Insurance, Health - Health status-related factors prohibited, insurance eligibility
Insurance, Health - Health status-related factors, insurance premium requirements
Insurance, Health - Preexisting conditions, insurance coverage, requiring


07/03/19 Prefiled by the sponsor(s).

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