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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Financial Services

Status:Completed

Event Date:10/16/2013

Start Time:1:00 PM

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Event Description

Health insurance, mandated benefits, behavioral health, contracting

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S431 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 431) of Sal N. DiDomenico and Benjamin Swan for legislation relating to administrative simplification. Financial Services. Sal N. DiDomenico
2 S436 By Mr. Downing, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 436) of Benjamin B. Downing for legislation relative to collection of health care co-insurance and deductibles. Financial Services. Benjamin B. Downing
3 S439 By Mr. Finegold, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 439) of Barry R. Finegold and Karen E. Spilka for legislation relative to patient medication adherence. Financial Services. Barry R. Finegold
4 S441 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 441) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Jennifer E. Benson and Dennis A. Rosa for legislation to reduce the cost of health care. Financial Services. Jennifer L. Flanagan
5 S454 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 454) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to patient care access. Financial Services. Thomas P. Kennedy
6 S455 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 455) of Thomas P. Kennedy and William Smitty Pignatelli for legislation to require insurers to report malpractice claims or actions for optometrists. Financial Services. Thomas P. Kennedy
7 S460 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 460) of Mark C. Montigny and Karen E. Spilka for legislation to establish accountability for managed care organizations. Financial Services. Mark C. Montigny
8 S477 By Mr. Petruccelli, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 477) of Anthony W. Petruccelli and Karen E. Spilka for legislation relative to patient financial protection. Financial Services. Anthony W. Petruccelli
9 H835 By Ms. Balser of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 835) of Ruth B. Balser and others relative to the continuity of care of mental health treatment. Financial Services. Ruth B. Balser
10 H840 By Ms. Balser of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 840) of Ruth B. Balser and others for legislation to require health care coverage for emergency psychiatric services. Financial Services. Ruth B. Balser
11 H841 By Mr. Basile of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 841) of Carlo Basile and Robert M. Koczera for legislation to require a carrier to recover all co-insurance and deductible amounts due from patients for covered services. Financial Services. Carlo Basile
12 H849 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 849) of Garrett J. Bradley relative to mental health insurance. Financial Services. Garrett J. Bradley
13 H861 By Ms. Canavan of Brockton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 861) of Christine E. Canavan relative to the coverage of nonprescription enteral formulas. Financial Services. Christine E. Canavan
14 H889 By Mr. Costello of Newburyport, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 889) of Michael A. Costello and Robert M. Koczera relative to clinically appropriate ongoing short term treatment, assessment and reassessment health care observation services coverage and assistance. Financial Services. Michael A. Costello
15 H924 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 924) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to determinations of medical necessity by insurance carriers or utilization review organizations. Financial Services. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
16 H928 By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 928) of Louis L. Kafka, William C. Galvin and James E. Timilty relative to the health insurance of children of divorced parents. Financial Services. Louis L. Kafka
17 H930 By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 930) of Louis L. Kafka and others relative to the cancellation of certain health insurance policies. Financial Services. Louis L. Kafka
18 H935 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 935) of Kay Khan, Marcos A. Devers and Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. relative to the protection of consumers in the purchasing and administration of health care insurance. Financial Services. Kay Khan
19 H948 By Representative Malia of Boston and Senator Keenan, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 948) of Elizabeth A. Malia, John F. Keenan and others for legislation to expand coverage and access to behavioral health services. Financial Services. Elizabeth A. Malia
John F. Keenan
20 H951 By Mr. Mariano of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 951) of Ronald Mariano relative to the establishment of physician evaluation programs by insurance companies. Financial Services. Ronald Mariano
21 H956 By Mr. Michlewitz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 956) of Aaron Michlewitz and others for legislation to provide insurance coverage for the use of electronic tracking devices to protect the safety of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder or Alzheimer's Disease. Financial Services. Aaron Michlewitz
22 H967 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 967) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein for legislation to further regulate insurance benefits for chiropractic services under the law relative to health maintenance organizations. Financial Services. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
23 H995 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 995) of Martin J. Walsh and others relative to the definition of licensed mental health professional under the insurance laws. Financial Services. Martin J. Walsh
24 H3391 By Mr. Golden of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3391) of Thomas A. Golden, Jr. relative to the payment of certain claims by medical malpractice insurers. Financial Services. Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
25 H3425 By Ms. Harrington of Groton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3425) of Sheila C. Harrington and Eileen M. Donoghue relative to extending health insurance coverage for services rendered by certain licensed mental health or substance abuse providers. Financial Services. Sheila C. Harrington

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