assembly Bill A6731C

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Enacts "Shannon's law"

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 20, 2018 referred to insurance
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Feb 12, 2018 amended on third reading 6731c
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.469
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 21, 2017 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.646
rules report cal.646
reported
Jun 20, 2017 reported referred to rules
Jun 07, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Jun 06, 2017 reported referred to codes
Jun 02, 2017 print number 6731b
Jun 02, 2017 amend and recommit to insurance
Mar 23, 2017 print number 6731a
Mar 23, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to insurance
Mar 16, 2017 referred to insurance

A6731 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6586
Current Committee:
Senate Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3216, 3221 & 4303, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A5502, S3852

A6731 - Summary

Enacts "Shannon's law"; relates to requiring insurance companies to cover annual mammograms for breast cancer screening for covered persons aged thirty-five and older.

A6731 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6731

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  JEAN-PIERRE -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Insurance

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation  to  requiring  insurance
  companies  to  cover annual mammograms for breast cancer screening for
  covered persons aged thirty-five and older

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Shannon's Law".
  § 2. Subparagraph (A) of paragraph 11 of  subsection  (i)  of  section
3216  of  the  insurance  law,  as amended by chapter 219 of the laws of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (A) Every policy that provides  coverage  for  hospital,  surgical  or
medical  care  shall  provide  the  following  coverage  for mammography
screening for occult breast cancer:
  (i) upon the recommendation of a physician, a mammogram at any age for
covered persons having a prior history of breast cancer or  who  have  a
first degree relative with a prior history of breast cancer; AND
  (ii) [a single baseline mammogram for covered persons aged thirty-five
through thirty-nine, inclusive; and
  (iii)]  an  annual  mammogram for covered persons aged [forty] THIRTY-
FIVE and older.
  § 3. Subparagraph (A) of paragraph 11 of  subsection  (l)  of  section
3221  of  the  insurance  law,  as amended by chapter 219 of the laws of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (A) Every insurer delivering a group or blanket policy  or  issuing  a
group  or blanket policy for delivery in this state that provides cover-
age for hospital, surgical or medical care shall provide  the  following
coverage for mammography screening for occult breast cancer:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10531-01-7

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A6731A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6586
Current Committee:
Senate Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3216, 3221 & 4303, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A5502, S3852

A6731A - Summary

Enacts "Shannon's law"; relates to requiring insurance companies to cover annual mammograms for breast cancer screening for covered persons aged thirty-five and older.

A6731A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6731--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  JEAN-PIERRE -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Insurance -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the insurance law, in relation to enacting "Shannon's
  Law"

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Shannon's Law".
  § 2. Subparagraph (A) of paragraph 11 of  subsection  (i)  of  section
3216  of  the  insurance  law,  as amended by chapter 219 of the laws of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (A) Every policy that provides  coverage  for  hospital,  surgical  or
medical  care  shall  provide  the  following  coverage  for mammography
screening for occult breast cancer:
  (i) upon the recommendation of a physician, a mammogram at any age for
covered persons having a prior history of breast cancer or  who  have  a
first degree relative with a prior history of breast cancer; AND
  (ii) [a single baseline mammogram for covered persons aged thirty-five
through thirty-nine, inclusive; and
  (iii)]  an  annual  mammogram for covered persons aged [forty] THIRTY-
FIVE and older.
  § 3. Subparagraph (A) of paragraph 11 of  subsection  (l)  of  section
3221  of  the  insurance  law,  as amended by chapter 219 of the laws of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (A) Every insurer delivering a group or blanket policy  or  issuing  a
group  or blanket policy for delivery in this state that provides cover-
age for hospital, surgical or medical care shall provide  the  following
coverage for mammography screening for occult breast cancer:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10531-02-7

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

A6731B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6586
Current Committee:
Senate Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3216, 3221 & 4303, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A5502, S3852

A6731B - Summary

Enacts "Shannon's law"; relates to requiring insurance companies to cover annual mammograms for breast cancer screening for covered persons aged thirty-five and older.

A6731B - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6731--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. JEAN-PIERRE, SIMANOWITZ, COOK, KEARNS, WALKER,
  SEPULVEDA, COLTON, GJONAJ, JAFFEE, HYNDMAN, SKOUFIS, DICKENS,  ZEBROW-
  SKI,   SIMON,  D'URSO,  ROZIC,  ABINANTI,  BLAKE,  HOOPER,  McDONOUGH,
  M. L. MILLER, PALUMBO, MURRAY, WRIGHT,  JOYNER,  HARRIS,  BRABENEC  --
  Multi-Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. GRAF, McLAUGHLIN, THIELE -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Insurance  --  committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee -- again  reported  from  said  committee  with  amendments,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the insurance law, in relation to enacting "Shannon's
  Law"

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Shannon's Law".
  § 2. Subparagraph (A) of paragraph 11 of  subsection  (i)  of  section
3216  of  the  insurance  law,  as amended by chapter 219 of the laws of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (A) Every policy that provides  coverage  for  hospital,  surgical  or
medical  care  shall  provide  the  following  coverage  for mammography
screening for occult breast cancer:
  (i) upon the recommendation of a physician, a mammogram at any age for
covered persons having a prior history of breast cancer or  who  have  a
first degree relative with a prior history of breast cancer;
  (ii)  a single baseline mammogram for covered persons aged thirty-five
through thirty-nine, inclusive; [and]
  (iii) UPON THE RECOMMENDATION OF A PHYSICIAN, AN ANNUAL MAMMOGRAM  FOR
COVERED PERSONS AGED THIRTY-FIVE THROUGH THIRTY-NINE, INCLUSIVE; AND
  (IV) an annual mammogram for covered persons aged forty and older.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10531-04-7

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A6731C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6586
Current Committee:
Senate Insurance
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3216, 3221 & 4303, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A5502, S3852

A6731C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts "Shannon's law"; relates to requiring insurance companies to cover annual mammograms for breast cancer screening for covered persons aged thirty-five and older.

A6731C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6731--C
                                                        Cal. No. 469

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. JEAN-PIERRE, COOK, WALKER, SEPULVEDA, COLTON,
  JAFFEE, HYNDMAN, SKOUFIS, DICKENS, ZEBROWSKI,  SIMON,  D'URSO,  ROZIC,
  ABINANTI,  BLAKE,  HOOPER,  McDONOUGH,  M. L. MILLER, PALUMBO, MURRAY,
  WRIGHT, JOYNER, HARRIS, BRABENEC, GARBARINO -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --
  M.  of A. THIELE, TITONE -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Insurance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from said
  committee with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and  recommit-
  ted  to  said  committee  --  ordered  to a third reading, amended and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation  to  enacting  "Shannon's
  Law"

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"Shannon's Law".
  §  2.  Subparagraph  (A)  of paragraph 11 of subsection (i) of section
3216 of the insurance law, as amended by chapter  414  of  the  laws  of
2017, is amended to read as follows:
  (A)  Every  policy  that  provides  coverage for hospital, surgical or
medical care  shall  provide  the  following  coverage  for  mammography
screening for occult breast cancer:
  (i)  upon the recommendation of a physician, a mammogram, which may be
provided by breast tomosynthesis, at any age for covered persons  having
a  prior  history  of  breast cancer or who have a first degree relative
with a prior history of breast cancer;
  (ii) a single baseline mammogram, which  may  be  provided  by  breast
tomosynthesis, for covered persons aged thirty-five through thirty-nine,
inclusive; [and]
  (iii)  UPON THE RECOMMENDATION OF A PHYSICIAN, AN ANNUAL MAMMOGRAM FOR
COVERED PERSONS AGED THIRTY-FIVE THROUGH THIRTY-NINE, INCLUSIVE; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets