SB 157: Consumer Rights [Position: IN SUPPORT]

SB 157: Consumer Rights [Position: IN SUPPORT]

Relative to network adequacy and consumer rights under the managed care law.

New Futures supports SB 157, which requires health insurance carriers to notify consumers of their right to obtain treatment services in a timely manner.

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Bill sponsors: Sen. Feltes, Dist 15; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5; Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Lasky, Dist 13; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18; Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Sen. Woodburn, Dist 1; Rep. Luneau, Merr. 10; Rep. Williams, Hills. 4; Rep. Butler, Carr. 7

On June 1, 2017 the full house voted sb 157 'ought to pass with amendment 1772h' on a majority voice vote.

this bill now heads to the governor's desk.

 

Bill Status
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote