senate Bill S639

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Removes cancer screening deductibles, copayments and coinsurance

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to insurance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to insurance

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S639 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง3216, 3221, 4303, 4321 & 4322, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S841A
2009-2010: S7064A

S639 - Summary

Removes cancer screening deductibles, copayments and coinsurance.

S639 - Sponsor Memo

S639 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   639

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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, 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
consistent with those established for  other  benefits  within  a  given
policy].

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03550-01-3

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