MS HB1281 | 2014 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 11-0)
Status: Passed on March 26 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-03-26 - Approved by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


An Act To Provide That No Health Coverage Plan Shall Restrict Coverage For Prescribed Treatment Based Upon The Insured's Diagnosis With A Terminal Condition; To Provide That No Health Benefit Paid With State Funds Specifically Medicaid And The State Insurance Plan Shall Restrict Coverage For Physician Prescribed Treatment Based Upon The Individual's Diagnosis With A Terminal Condition; To Amend Section 25-15-9, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity; And For Related Purposes.

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Rights of individual's with a terminal condition; require payment of health insurance and Medicaid benefits.


Roll Calls

2014-03-17 - House - House Concurred in Amend From Senate (Y: 121 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-03-12 - Senate - Senate Passed As Amended (Y: 51 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-02-12 - House - House Passed As Amended (Y: 119 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2014-03-26 Approved by Governor
2014-03-20SenateEnrolled Bill Signed
2014-03-20HouseEnrolled Bill Signed
2014-03-17HouseConcurred in Amend From Senate
2014-03-13SenateReturned For Concurrence
2014-03-12SenatePassed As Amended
2014-03-04SenateTitle Suff Do Pass As Amended
2014-02-21SenateReferred To Public Health and Welfare
2014-02-17HouseTransmitted To Senate
2014-02-12HousePassed As Amended
2014-02-04HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2014-01-20HouseReferred To Insurance

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments 750