senate Bill S3510

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides health insurance coverage for a follow-up ultrasound for breast cancer screening upon the recommendation of a physician

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 committed to rules
May 03, 2016 advanced to third reading
Apr 12, 2016 2nd report cal.
Apr 11, 2016 1st report cal.548
Feb 25, 2016 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 06, 2016 referred to insurance
Feb 11, 2015 referred to insurance

Votes

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Apr 11, 2016 - Insurance committee Vote

S3510
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S3510 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A354
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง3216, 3221 & 4303, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A8210
2017-2018: S1108

S3510 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides health insurance coverage for a follow-up ultrasound for breast cancer screening upon the recommendation of a physician.

S3510 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3510 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3510

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. PANEPINTO -- 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 health insurance
  coverage for follow-up ultrasound for breast cancer screening

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  11  of  subsection  (i) of section 3216 of the
insurance law is amended by adding a new subparagraph  (F)  to  read  as
follows:
  (F) SUCH COVERAGE SHALL ALSO BE PROVIDED, UPON THE RECOMMENDATION OF A
PHYSICIAN,  FOR  A  FOLLOW-UP  ULTRASOUND, IN THE EVENT THAT A PHYSICIAN
DETERMINES THAT A COVERED PERSON HAS EXTREMELY DENSE OR  HETEROGENEOUSLY
DENSE BREAST TISSUE.
  S  2.  Paragraph 11 of subsection (l) of section 3221 of the insurance
law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (F) to read as follows:
  (F) SUCH COVERAGE SHALL ALSO BE PROVIDED, UPON THE RECOMMENDATION OF A
PHYSICIAN, FOR A FOLLOW-UP ULTRASOUND, IN THE  EVENT  THAT  A  PHYSICIAN
DETERMINES  THAT A COVERED PERSON HAS EXTREMELY DENSE OR HETEROGENEOUSLY
DENSE BREAST TISSUE.
  S 3. Subsection (p) of section 4303 of the insurance law is amended by
adding a new paragraph 5 to read as follows:
  (5) SUCH COVERAGE SHALL ALSO BE PROVIDED, UPON THE RECOMMENDATION OF A
PHYSICIAN, FOR A FOLLOW-UP ULTRASOUND, IN THE  EVENT  THAT  A  PHYSICIAN
DETERMINES  THAT A COVERED PERSON HAS EXTREMELY DENSE OR HETEROGENEOUSLY
DENSE BREAST TISSUE.
  S 4. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have  become a law and shall apply to all policies and contracts issued,
renewed, modified, altered or amended on or after such date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00657-01-5

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