2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 241
Health Insurance; comprehensively revise the laws of Georgia
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 33 of the O.C.G.A., relating to insurance, so as to comprehensively revise the laws of Georgia concerning the provision of health insurance; to provide that preferred provider arrangements shall not have differences in coinsurance percentages applicable to benefit levels for services provided by preferred and nonpreferred providers which differ by more than 40 percentage points; to provide that preferred provider arrangements shall not have a coinsurance percentage applicable to benefit levels for services provided by nonpreferred providers which exceeds 50 percent of the benefit levels under the policy for such services; to provide that an insured under a group accident and sickness policy may include dependents up to age 25 or until two years after ceasing to be a dependent, whichever is earlier; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/28/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/27/2007 - Senate Hopper