SB 1268 -  Coverage for Hearing Aids for Children

by Baxley (CO-SPONSORS) Perry
Requiring certain individual health insurance policies to provide coverage for hearing aids for children 18 years of age or younger, under certain circumstances; requiring certain individual health maintenance organization contracts to provide coverage for hearing aids for children 18 years of age or younger, under certain circumstances; requiring the hearing aids to be prescribed, fitted, and dispensed by specified health care providers; specifying certain coverage requirements, etc.
Effective Date: 01/01/2022
Last Event: 04/30/21 S Died in Appropriations on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Banking and Insurance
    • On agenda for: 03/03/21 9:30 AM
    • Favorable (final action) Votes: Yeas 11   Nays 0
  • Health Policy
    • On agenda for: 03/24/21 11:30 AM
    • Favorable (final action) Votes: Yeas 8   Nays 0
  • Appropriations

Related Bills

Staff Analysis

Chamber Committee
Chamber: Senate Committee: Health Policy 3/24/2021 2:26:26 PM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Health Policy 3/23/2021 11:21:45 AM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Banking and Insurance 3/3/2021 10:49:19 AM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Banking and Insurance 3/2/2021 9:24:56 AM

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Appropriations Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: __
Event: S Now in Appropriations Time: 03/24/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: __
Event: S Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 312 Time: 03/24/2021 - 1:55 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/24/21, 11:30 am, 412 Knott Building Time: 03/19/2021 - 2:13 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Now in Health Policy Time: 03/03/2021 - 11:04 AM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Favorable by Banking and Insurance; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -SJ 191 Time: 03/03/2021 - 10:35 AM Member: Committee: Banking and Insurance Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 128 Time: 03/02/2021 - 11:09 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 03/03/21, 9:30 am, 412 Knott Building Time: 02/26/2021 - 3:03 PM Member: Committee: Banking and Insurance Version: __
Event: S Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Appropriations -SJ 128 Time: 02/18/2021 - 1:20 PM Member: Committee: Banking and Insurance Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 02/12/2021 - 12:07 PM Member: Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill