SB 1952 (2021) -  Health Care Expenses

by Rodrigues
Providing additional personal property exemptions from legal process for medical debts resulting from services provided in certain licensed facilities; requiring a licensed facility to post on its website a consumer-friendly list of standard charges for shoppable health care services; prohibiting a licensed facility from engaging in extraordinary collection actions to obtain certain payments; requiring each health insurer to provide an insured with an advance explanation of benefits after receiving a patient estimate from a facility for scheduled services, etc.
Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act, this act shall take effect July 1, 2021
Last Event: 04/30/21 S Died in Judiciary on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

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  • Judiciary
  • Banking and Insurance
  • Appropriations

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Judiciary Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 218 Time: 03/10/2021 - 11:56 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Appropriations -SJ 218 Time: 03/04/2021 - 4:52 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 03/01/2021 - 11:18 AM Member: Committee: Version: __