PA HB1553 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 22-12)
Status: Introduced on June 16 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-04-16 - Laid on the table
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]

Summary

An Act providing for the protection of consumers of health care coverage against surprise balance bills for emergency health care services or for other covered health care services when health care services are sought from in-network facilities.

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Title

Providing for the protection of consumers of health care coverage against surprise balance bills for emergency health care services or for other covered health care services when health care services are sought from in-network facilities.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2017-12-11 - House - House Health: Report Bill As Amended (Y: 24 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-12-11 - House - House Health: Adopt Amendment A05207 (Y: 24 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-04-16HouseLaid on the table
2018-04-16HouseRemoved from table
2017-12-11HouseLaid on the table
2017-12-11HouseFirst consideration
2017-12-11HouseReported as amended
2017-06-16HouseReferred to HEALTH

Pennsylvania State Sources


Bill Comments

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