Status Summary

Passed out of the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness and on Feb 17th referred to Rules 2 review

Legislative Session

2017

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Robinson

HB 1523 requires that a health plan must, at a minimum, provide coverage for the same preventive services required to be covered under federal law and any federal rules or guidance in effect on Dec. 31, 2016.  Additionally, health plans would be prohibited from imposing cost-sharing for such preventive services.  Finally, HB 1523 would allow the Insurance Commissioner, by rule, to add preventive services to this requirement based on federal law.