|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 05, 2020||referred to insurance|
delivered to assembly
|Jan 09, 2020||ordered to third reading cal.10|
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to rules|
|Jan 06, 2020||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6931
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6931 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Insurance
- Law Section:
- Insurance Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§3240, 4237 & 3452, Ins L (as proposed in S.6197 & A.492)
S6931 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6931 SPONSOR: BRESLIN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the insurance law, in relation to policies or contracts which are not included in the definition of student accident and health insurance PURPOSE: This is a chapter amendment that makes changes to provisions of L.2019, c.746. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This legislation amends the underlying chapter by adding language to clarify the scope of coverage permitted and ensure the coverage is consistent with federal regulations.
S6931 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6931 I N S E N A T E January 6, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to policies or contracts which are not included in the definition of student accident and health insurance THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (B) of paragraph 1 of subsection (a) of section 3240 of the insurance law, as amended by chapter 461 of the laws of 2015, clause (ii) as amended by a chapter of the laws of 2019, amend- ing the insurance law relating to policies or contracts which are not included in the definition of student accident and health insurance, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 6197 and A. 492, is amended to read as follows: (B) "Student accident and health insurance" shall not include: (i) a policy or contract that provides limited scope dental or vision benefits meeting the definition of "excepted benefits" set forth in section 2791 of the public health service act, 42 U.S.C. § 300gg-91(c); [or] (ii) [a] AN ACCIDENT policy or contract that provides benefits meeting the definition of "excepted benefits" set forth in section 2791 of the public health service act, 42 U.S.C. § 300gg-91(c), if the policy or contract [is limited to insurance coverage for personal risks incident to planned travel, including sickness, accident, disability, or death occurring during travel, provided that such health benefits are not offered on a stand-alone basis and are incidental to other coverage. (iii) an accident policy or contract that provides benefits meeting the definition of "excepted benefits" set forth in section 2791 of the public health service act, 42 U.S.C. § 300gg-91(c), if the policy or contract]: (I) is limited to coverage for intercollegiate sports injuries only; (II) provides benefits to diagnose and treat any intercollegiate sports injury and does not include a benefit dollar maximum amount per EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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