senate Bill S824

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to coverage for, and notice to insureds of, colorectal cancer screenings; repealer

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 01, 2023 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.68
substituted for a2198
Jan 18, 2023 referred to insurance
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 09, 2023 ordered to third reading cal.33
Jan 06, 2023 referred to rules

S824 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2198
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §3216 sub§ (i) ¶11-b, amd §§3221 & 4303, add §339, Ins L; rpld §3, amd §4, Chap of 2022 (as proposed in S.906-B & A.2085-A)

S824 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes technical amendments to chapter requiring insurance coverage for colorectal cancer screenings.

S824 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S824 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    824
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the insurance law and a chapter  of  the  laws  of  2022
   relating  to  providing insurance coverage for colorectal cancer early
   detection, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.  906-B  and  A.
   2085-A,  in  relation to coverage for preventive screenings and notice
   requirements; and to repeal certain provisions of  the  insurance  law
   and of such chapter relating thereto
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph 11-b of subsection (i) of  section  3216  of  the
 insurance  law,  as  added by a chapter of the laws of 2022 amending the
 insurance  law  relating to providing insurance  coverage for colorectal
 cancer early detection, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.906-B
 and A. 2085-A, is REPEALED.
   § 2. Paragraph 11-b of subsection (l) of section 3221 of the insurance
 law, as added by a chapter of the laws of 2022  amending  the  insurance
 law  relating  to  providing  insurance   coverage for colorectal cancer
 early detection, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.906-B and A.
 2085-A,  is amended to read as follows:
   (11-b) (A) Every LARGE GROUP policy delivered or issued  for  delivery
 in this state which provides medical coverage that includes coverage for
 physician  services in a physician's office and every LARGE GROUP policy
 which provides major  medical  or  similar  comprehensive-type  coverage
 shall  provide, upon the prescription of a health care provider [legally
 authorized to prescribe under] ACTING WITHIN  THE  PROVIDER'S  SCOPE  OF
 PRACTICE  PURSUANT  TO  title  eight  of the education law, coverage for
 colorectal cancer [screening] PREVENTIVE SCREENINGS IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH
 THE  AMERICAN  CANCER SOCIETY GUIDELINES FOR COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING
 OF AVERAGE RISK INDIVIDUALS. The coverage  required  by  this  paragraph
 shall ALSO include [preventive colorectal cancer screening] coverage for
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04015-01-3

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