House Bill 52

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 04/04/24: signed by Governor
Title AN ACT relating to coverage for cancer detection.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Actuarial Analysis
Health Mandate
Local Mandate
Additional Fiscal Impact Statements Exist
Bill Request Number 6
Sponsors D. Frazier Gordon, C. Aull, D. Bentley, B. Chester-Burton, A. Gentry, R. Palumbo, R. Roarx, R. Roberts, S. Stalker, L. Willner
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to define "cancer screeing, test, or procedure"; require coverage for screenings, tests, and procedures performed for the purpose of detecting cancer that occur prior to diagnosis; amend KRS 304.17C-125, 205.522, 164.2871, and 18A.225 to require limited health service benefit plans, Medicaid, self-insured employer group health plans provided by the governing board of a state postsecondary education institution, and the state employee health plan to comply with the cancer coverage requirement; provide that various sections apply to health insurance policies, certificates, plans, or contracts issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2025; establish the construction of certain provisions for purposes of federal law and require state officials to comply; require the Department of Insurance to determine whether the coverage requirement for cancer detection would be in addition to essential health benefits required under federal law; require the Department of Insurance and the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to obtain federal waivers, if necessary; EFFECTIVE, in part, January 1, 2025.
Index Headings of Original Version Diseases - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Education, Higher - Self-insured group health plan, cancer detection, coverage requirement
Local Mandate - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Health Benefit Mandate - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Effective Dates, Delayed - Cancer detection, coverage requirement, January 1, 2025
Health and Medical Services - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Insurance, Health - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
State Agencies - Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Medicaid, cancer detection coverage, waiver
State Agencies - Department of Insurance, cancer detection coverage, waiver
State Employees - Health plan, cancer detection, coverage requirement
Technical Corrections - Medicaid coverage requirements, technical amendments
Medicaid - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Actuarial Analysis - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1 with Fiscal Impact Statements
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/02/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/24/24
  • to Health Services (H)
02/08/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/09/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/27/24
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 28, 2024
02/28/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/29/24
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
03/06/24
  • to Banking & Insurance (S)
03/12/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
03/13/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules as a consent bill
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 14, 2024
03/14/24
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
03/15/24
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
03/21/24
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
03/22/24
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
03/25/24
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
03/26/24
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
03/27/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 36-1
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/04/24
  • signed by Governor

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Fiscal Impact Statements Actuarial Analysis to House Committee Substitute 1
Health Mandate to House Committee Substitute 1
Local Mandate to House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except amend the definition of "cancer screening, test, or procedure"; define "health benefit plan"; limit the application of certain provisions to health benefit plans; include nationally recognized clinical practice guidelines established by certain organizations; delete section amending KRS 304.17C-125.
Index Headings Diseases - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Education, Higher - Self-insured group health plan, cancer detection, coverage requirement
Health and Medical Services - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Insurance, Health - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
State Agencies - Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Medicaid, cancer detection coverage, waiver
State Agencies - Department of Insurance, cancer detection coverage, waiver
State Employees - Health plan, cancer detection, coverage requirement
Medicaid - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Actuarial Analysis - Self-insured group health plan, cancer detection, coverage requirement
Health Benefit Mandate - Cancer detection, coverage requirement
Local Mandate - Health plan, cancerdetection, coverage requirement

Last updated: 4/19/2024 7:10 PM (EDT)