Banking & Insurance 2019-2020

The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee met on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, and took action as follows:

Reported Out as Amended:

SB 595 (Mensch) The bill amends the Insurance Company Law of 1921 to further provide for coverage for mammographic examinations. The bill requires coverage of MRI and Ultrasound as an alternative to mammograms for breast cancer screenings under certain conditions. The bill was reported out unanimously.

HB 427 (Benninghoff) The bill provides for health insurance coverage requirements for stage four, advanced metastatic cancer. The bill was reported out unanimously.


The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee met on Monday, October 28, 2019, and took action as follows:

Reported Out as Amended:

SB 857 (Vogel) The bill authorizes the regulation of telemedicine by professional licensing boards; and providing for insurance coverage of telemedicine. The bill was reported out by a vote of 13-1.

 

Senator Sharif Street

Senator Sharif Street

Committee Chair