US HB4575 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 26-17)
Status: Introduced on December 6 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-12-08 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to exclude remuneration paid for licensed independent insurance producers from administrative costs for purposes of calculating the medical loss ratio of a health insurance plan. The bill defines "independent insurance producer" to mean an insurance agent or broker, insurance consultant, benefit specialist, limited insurance representative, and any other person required to be licensed under state law to sell, solicit, negotiate, service, effect, procure, renew, or bind policies of insurance coverage or offer advice, counsel, opinions, or services related to insurance.

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Title

Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2017

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-12-08HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2017-12-06HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2017-12-06HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB2303 (Related) 2018-01-11 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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