|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to insurance|
|Jan 12, 2011||referred to insurance|
assembly Bill A1946
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Ellen C. Jaffee
A1946 - Details
A1946 - Summary
Requires insurance companies to provide coverage for the vaccine against human papilloma virus.
A1946 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1946 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 12, 2011 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. BRAUNSTEIN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Insurance AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to the provision of preventive and primary care services THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Clauses (ii) and (iii) of subparagraph (B) of paragraph 17 of subsection (i) of section 3216 of the insurance law, as added by chapter 728 of the laws of 1993, are amended and a new clause (iv) is added to read as follows: (ii) at each visit, services in accordance with the prevailing clin- ical standards of such designated association, including a medical history, a complete physical examination, developmental assessment, anticipatory guidance, appropriate immunizations and laboratory tests which tests are ordered at the time of the visit and performed in the practitioner's office, as authorized by law, or in a clinical laborato- ry; [and] (iii) necessary immunizations as determined by the superintendent in consultation with the commissioner of health consisting of at least adequate dosages of vaccine against diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, polio, measles, rubella, mumps, haemophilus influenzae type b and hepa- titis b which meet the standards approved by the United States public health service for such biological products[.]; AND (IV) IMMUNIZATIONS DETERMINED BY THE DEPENDENT CHILD'S PHYSICIAN TO BE MEDICALLY APPROPRIATE CONSISTING OF AT LEAST ADEQUATE DOSES OF VACCINE AGAINST HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS WHICH MEETS THE STANDARD APPROVED BY THE UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE FOR SUCH BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS. S 2. Clauses (ii) and (iii) of subparagraph (B) of paragraph 8 of subsection (l) of section 3221 of the insurance law, as amended by chap- ter 728 of the laws of 1993, are amended and a new clause (iv) is added to read as follows: (ii) at each visit, services in accordance with the prevailing clin- ical standards of such designated association, including a medical history, a complete physical examination, developmental assessment,
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