FL S1846 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 26 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-10 - Introduced
Pending: Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Requiring health insurers and pharmacy benefit managers to establish an online electronic prior authorization process by a certain date; requiring all prior authorization requests to health insurers and pharmacy benefit managers to be made using such online electronic prior authorization process by a certain date; deleting provisions requiring prior authorization forms to be approved by the Financial Services Commission under certain circumstances; specifying requirements for, and restrictions on, health insurers and pharmacy benefit managers relating to prior authorization information, requirements, restrictions, and changes; prohibiting health insurers and health maintenance organizations, respectively, from imposing an additional prior authorization requirement with respect to certain surgical or invasive procedures or certain items, etc.

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Health Insurance Prior Authorization



2021-03-04SenateReferred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1439 (Similar To) 2021-03-05 - Now in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
S528 (Similar To) 2021-03-02 - Introduced

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
62742392Amended CodeSee Bill Text
6276131Amended CodeSee Bill Text
6413156Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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