TX SB507 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 23 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-23 - Effective on 9/1/17
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to mediation of the settlement of certain out-of-network health benefit claims involving balance billing.

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Relating to mediation of the settlement of certain out-of-network health benefit claims involving balance billing.


Roll Calls

2017-05-11 - Senate - Senate concurs in House amendment(s) (Y: 29 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-05-04 - House - Read 3rd time RV#739 (Y: 133 N: 12 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2017-05-03 - House - Amendment withdrawn RV#694 (Y: 129 N: 11 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2017-03-28 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 29 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-28 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 29 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-05-23 Effective on 9/1/17
2017-05-23 Signed by the Governor
2017-05-15 Sent to the Governor
2017-05-15HouseSigned in the House
2017-05-15SenateSigned in the Senate
2017-05-11SenateReported enrolled
2017-05-11HouseSenate concurs in House amendment(s)-reported
2017-05-11SenateRecord vote
2017-05-11SenateSenate concurs in House amendment(s)
2017-05-11SenateHouse amendment(s) laid before the Senate
2017-05-05SenateHouse passage as amended reported
2017-05-04HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-05-04HouseRecord vote
2017-05-04HouseRead 3rd time
2017-05-03HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-05-03HouseRecord vote
2017-05-03HousePassed to 3rd reading
2017-05-03HouseAmendment withdrawn
2017-05-03HousePoint of order overruled
2017-05-03HouseRead 2nd time
2017-05-03HouseLaid out in lieu of companion
2017-05-03HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2017-05-02HouseCommittee report distributed
2017-05-02HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2017-05-02HouseReported favorably as substituted
2017-05-02HouseCommittee substitute considered in committee
2017-05-02HouseConsidered in public hearing
2017-04-13HouseReferred to Insurance
2017-04-13HouseRead first time
2017-03-29HouseReceived from the Senate
2017-03-28SenateReported engrossed
2017-03-28SenateRecord vote
2017-03-28SenateRead 3rd time
2017-03-28SenateRecord vote
2017-03-28SenateThree day rule suspended
2017-03-28SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-03-28SenateRead 2nd time & passed to engrossment
2017-03-28SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-03-28SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2017-03-22SenateCo-author authorized
2017-03-21SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2017-03-20SenateCo-author authorized
2017-03-16SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2017-03-16SenateReported favorably as substituted
2017-03-14SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-03-09SenateLeft pending in committee
2017-03-09SenateTestimony taken in committee
2017-03-09SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-03-09SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-02-06SenateReferred to Business & Commerce
2017-02-06SenateRead first time
2017-01-17SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB507&RcdVtNo=694&Ch=H&Dt=05/03/2017
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB507&RcdVtNo=739&Ch=H&Dt=05/04/2017
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/85r/pdf/85RSJ03-28-F.PDF#page=16
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/85r/pdf/85RSJ05-11-F.PDF#page=47

Bill Comments