senate Bill S841A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Removes cancer screening deductibles, copayments and coinsurance

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    • Passed Assembly
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 12, 2012 committee discharged and committed to rules
notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 26, 2012 print number 841a
amend and recommit to insurance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to insurance
Jan 05, 2011 referred to insurance

Co-Sponsors

S841 - Details

Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3216, 3221, 4303, 4321 & 4322, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7064A

S841 - Summary

Removes cancer screening deductibles, copayments and coinsurance.

S841 - Sponsor Memo

S841 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   841

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Insurance

AN ACT to amend the insurance  law,  in  relation  to  cancer  screening
  deductibles and copayments

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subparagraph (B) of paragraph 11 and  subparagraph  (C)  of
paragraph  15  of  subsection  (i) of section 3216 of the insurance law,
subparagraph (B) of paragraph 11 as added by chapter 417 of the laws  of
1989  and  subparagraph  (C) of paragraph 15 as amended by chapter 43 of
the laws of 1993, are amended to read as follows:
  (B) Such coverage [may] SHALL NOT be subject to annual deductibles and
coinsurance [as may be deemed appropriate by the superintendent  and  as
are  consistent with those established for other benefits within a given
policy].
  (C) Such coverage [may] SHALL NOT be subject to annual deductibles and
coinsurance [as may be deemed appropriate by the superintendent  and  as
are  consistent with those established for other benefits within a given
policy].
  S 2.  Subparagraph (B) of paragraph 11 and subparagraph (C)  of  para-
graph  14  of  subsection  (1)  of section 3221 of the insurance law, as
amended by chapter 554 of the laws of  2002,  are  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (B) Such coverage [may] SHALL NOT be subject to annual deductibles and
coinsurance  [as  may be deemed appropriate by the superintendent and as
are consistent with those established for other benefits within a  given
policy].
  (C) Such coverage [may] SHALL NOT be subject to annual deductibles and
coinsurance  [as  may be deemed appropriate by the superintendent and as

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01826-02-1

Co-Sponsors

S841A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3216, 3221, 4303, 4321 & 4322, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7064A

S841A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Removes cancer screening deductibles, copayments and coinsurance.

S841A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S841A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 841--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  STAVISKY,  OPPENHEIMER  -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Insur-
  ance  --  recommitted to the Committee on Insurance in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  insurance  law, in relation to cancer screening
  deductibles and copayments

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subparagraph  (B) of paragraph 11 and subparagraph (C) of
paragraph 15 of subsection (i) of section 3216 of the insurance law,  as
amended  by  chapter  219  of  the  laws of 2011, are amended to read as
follows:
  (B) Such coverage required pursuant to subparagraph (A) or (C) of this
paragraph [may] SHALL NOT be subject to annual deductibles  and  coinsu-
rance  [as  may  be  deemed appropriate by the superintendent and as are
consistent with those established for  other  benefits  within  a  given
policy].
  (C) Such coverage required pursuant to subparagraph (A) or (B) of this
paragraph  [may]  SHALL NOT be subject to annual deductibles and coinsu-
rance [as may be deemed appropriate by the  superintendent  and  as  are
consistent  with  those  established  for  other benefits within a given
policy].
  S 2.  Subparagraph (B) of paragraph 11 and subparagraph (C)  of  para-
graph  14  of  subsection  (1)  of section 3221 of the insurance law, as
amended by chapter 219 of the laws of  2011,  are  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (B) Such coverage required pursuant to subparagraph (A) or (C) of this
paragraph  [may]  SHALL NOT be subject to annual deductibles and coinsu-
rance [as may be deemed appropriate by the  superintendent  and  as  are

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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