2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 476
"Free Market Safety Net Act"; provide for continuation of coverage and available policy options
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to insurance, so as to provide a short title; to provide for legislative intent; to provide a definition; to provide for continuation of coverage and available policy options; to provide for the time period for conversion rights and available policy options; to provide for group conversion policies and rating methods; to prohibit certain rescissions of policies; to provide for certain renewal right and options; to provide for the continued coverage of certain dependents through age 26; to provide limitations on certain pre-existing condition policy provisions; to provide for the extended continuation of coverages beginning at age 55; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/23/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/22/2012 - Senate Hopper