FL H0959 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on February 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-02 - 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

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.

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Title

Insurance Coverage Parity for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-02House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2021-02-25HouseNow in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
2021-02-25HouseReferred to Health & Human Services Committee
2021-02-25HouseReferred to Appropriations Committee
2021-02-25HouseReferred to Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
2021-02-12HouseFiled

Same As/Similar To

S1536 (Similar To) 2021-03-02 - Introduced

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
409967Amended CodeSee Bill Text
6274193Amended CodeSee Bill Text
6276675Amended CodeSee Bill Text
627668Amended CodeSee Bill Text
627669Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources


Bill Comments

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