MD SB793 | 2018 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-2)
Status: Introduced on February 5 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-02-28 - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Requiring certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for certain long-term antibiotic treatment of Lyme disease and related tick-borne illnesses under certain circumstances; prohibiting an entity subject to the Act from denying coverage for certain treatment under certain circumstances; applying the Act to all policies, contracts, and health benefit plans issued, delivered, or renewed in the State on or after January 1, 2019; etc.

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Title

Health Insurance - Lyme Disease and Related Tick-Borne Illnesses - Long-Term Antibiotic Treatment

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-02-28SenateHearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-05SenateFirst Reading Finance

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