2007 Regular Session
HB 2700 A
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Senator Rosenbaum , Representative Tomei , Representative Nolan , Senator Brown , Senator Monnes Anderson , Senator Devlin
Regular Sponsors: Representative Barker , Representative Barnhart , Representative Berger , Representative Beyer , Representative Bonamici , Representative Boone , Representative Buckley , Representative Cannon , Representative Clem , Representative Cowan , Senator Dingfelder , Representative C Edwards , Representative D Edwards , Representative Galizio , Representative Gelser , Representative Greenlick , Representative Holvey , Representative Komp , Representative Kotek , Representative Merkley , Representative Read , Representative Riley , Representative Roblan , Representative Schaufler , Representative Shields , Representative Witt , Senator Avakian , Senator Bates , Senator Burdick , Senator Monroe , Senator Prozanski , Senator Walker , Senator Westlund , Representative Nathanson
Bill Title: Relating to contraception.
Catchline/Summary: Requires prescription drug benefit program, or prescription drug benefit offered under health benefit plan or under student health insurance policy, to include coverage of contraception.
<i>Requires health benefit plan to include coverage of contraception.</i>] <b> Exempts from requirement religious employer providing prescription drug benefit program or health benefit plan to employees. Defines "religious employer."</b> Requires hospitals to inform victims of sexual assault about emergency contraception and treatment options and to provide emergency contraception upon request by victim. Requires Department of Human Services to develop informational materials. Prohibits public body from interfering with consenting individual's access to contraception.
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Measure History
Current Status
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