|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 26, 2019||referred to insurance|
assembly Bill A6010
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Angelo J. Morinello
A6010 (ACTIVE) - Details
A6010 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides that the New York state health care quality and cost containment commission shall: evaluate each mandated benefit; investigate current practices of health plans with regard to the mandated benefit; investigate the potential premium impact of repealing and/or modifying the mandated benefits on all segments of the insurance market; hold at least two public hearings… (view more) submit a report to the legislature; makes related provisions.
A6010 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6010 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 26, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. LAWRENCE -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Insurance AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to the New York state health care quality and cost containment commission THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 213 of the insurance law, as added by section 1 of part L of chapter 57 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: § 213. New York state health care quality and cost containment commis- sion. (a) There is hereby established within the department a commis- sion, to be known as the "New York state health care quality and cost containment commission". The commission shall consist of thirteen members appointed by the governor, one of whom shall be the superinten- dent, one of whom shall be the commissioner of health, and six of whom shall be appointed on the recommendation of the legislative leaders, two on the recommendation of the temporary president of the senate, two on the recommendation of the speaker of the assembly, one on the recommen- dation of the minority leader of the senate, and one on the recommenda- tion of the minority leader of the assembly. All members shall serve at the pleasure of the governor, and vacancies shall be appointed in the same manner as original appointments. Members of the commission shall serve without compensation, but shall be reimbursed for reasonable trav- el expenses. In making appointments to the commission, the governor shall ensure that the interests of health care consumers, small busi- nesses, the medical community and health plans are represented on the commission, AND THAT THE COMMISSION INCLUDE AT LEAST ONE ACTUARY, ONE EXPERT ON HEALTH BENEFITS, HAVING NO LESS THAN FIFTEEN YEARS OF DIRECT EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH BENEFITS, AND ONE PHYSICIAN. ALL MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION SHALL BE SEATED NO LATER THAN NINETY DAYS AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THE CHAPTER OF THE LAWS OF TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN WHICH AMENDED THIS SECTION AND ALL VACANCIES SHALL BE FILLED AS SOON AS PRACTICABLE. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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