MS HB638 | 2014 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on March 4 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-03-04 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 83-9-39, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise When Certain Health Insurance Policies Must Include Coverage For Treatment Of Mental Illness; To Repeal Section 83-9-40, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Provides The Calculation For Determining An Exemption From The Requirement Of Certain Health Insurance Policies To Cover Treatment Of Mental Illness; To Amend Section 83-9-41, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide For The Outpatient Mental Illness Coverage Equal To Inpatient And Partial Hospitalization Mental Illness Coverage; And For Related Purposes.

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Health insurance; revise when policies must include coverage for mental illness.


Roll Calls

2014-02-13 - House - House Passed (Y: 114 N: 5 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2014-03-04SenateDied In Committee
2014-02-21SenateReferred To Insurance
2014-02-17HouseTransmitted To Senate
2014-02-13HouseCommittee Substitute Adopted
2014-02-12HouseRead the Third Time
2014-01-28HouseTitle Suff Do Pass Comm Sub
2014-01-20HouseReferred To Insurance

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments 750