DE HB39 | 2021-2022 | 151st General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 26-4)
Status: Introduced on December 18 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-12-18 - Introduced and Assigned to Health & Human Development Committee in House
Pending: House Health & Human Development Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill requires that inadvertent out-of-network services be included in individual and group health insurance policies as well as group and blank health insurance policies. This bill defines inadvertent out-of-network services are those services that are covered under a policy or contract of health insurances, but are provided by an out-of-network provider in an in-network facility, or when in-network health care services are unavailable or not made available to the insured in the facility. Inadvertent out-of-network services also includes laboratory testing ordered by an in-network provider but performed by an out-of-network laboratory.

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An Act To Amend Title 18 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Health Insurance.



2020-12-18 Introduced and Assigned to Health & Human Development Committee in House

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