HB 959 -  Insurance Coverage Parity for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

by Silvers and Slosberg (CO-SPONSORS) Eskamani; Tant
Requires Medicaid managed care plans to submit annual report to AHCA relating to parity between mental health & substance use disorder benefits & medical & surgical benefits; provides requirements for entities transacting individual or group health insurance or providing prepaid health care; removes provisions relating to optional coverage for mental & nervous disorders; requires OIR to implement & enforce federal law in specified manner; requires OIR to issue specified annual report to Legislature; removes provision relating to optional coverage required for substance abuse impaired persons.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Died in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/02/2021 - 9:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Appropriations Committee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Time: 02/25/2021 - 10:09 PM Member: Committee: Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 02/12/2021 - 2:01 PM Member: Silvers Committee: Version: __