House Bill 406

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Last Action 01/30/24: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to coverage for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Actuarial Analysis
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 275
Sponsor L. Willner
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 205 to allow perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings to be claimed as a service for the child as part of the early and periodic, diagnostic and treatment benefit; amend KRS 205.6497 to require the Kentucky Children's Health Insurance Program to cover perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings; create a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to require a health plan to cover perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings as part of a well-child or well-baby visit; amend KRS 164.2871 and 18A.225 to require self-insured employer group health plans offered by a state postsecondary education institution and the state employee health plan to cover perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings; direct that certain provisions apply to health plans issued or renewed on after January 1, 2025; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services or the Department for Medicaid Services to request federal authorization, if necessary, and report on requests; require the Department of Insurance to request a federal waiver under certain circumstances; provide that provisions are severable; EFFECTIVE, in part, January 1, 2025.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Higher - Self-insured health plans, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Effective Dates, Delayed - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement, January 1, 2025
Health and Medical Services - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Insurance, Health - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Mental Health - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Public Medical Assistance - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
State Agencies - Cabinet for Health and Family Services, parental and guardian screenings, federal approval
State Agencies - Department of Insurance, parental and guardian screenings, federal waiver, application requirement
State Employees - Health plan, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Women - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Medicaid - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Children and Minors - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Actuarial Analysis - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement
Local Mandate - Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders screenings, coverage requirement

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01/30/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)


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