2009 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Regular Sponsors:||Consumer Protection|
|Bill Title:||Relating to health insurance; and declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Authorizes Director of Department of Consumer and Business Services to increase availability of state continuation of health care coverage for qualified persons whose employment has been terminated.
Lists factors that Director of Department of Consumer and Business Services may consider in reviewing schedules and tables of premium rates for certain health insurance plans.] Requires licensed health insurers to include statement of administrative expenses in rate filings. Requires director to approve or disapprove increases in administrative expenses.] Becomes operative April 1, 2010.] Sunsets extended continuation coverage January 2, 2012. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Has Minimal Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|