2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 9
Community Health, Board of; reopen the 2014 open enrollment; major medical facility declared out of network; define certain terms (PF)
First Reader Summary
PF: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 20-2-911 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the Board of Community Health to establish plan, rules and regulations, extent of coverage, and recommendations to General Assembly for scheduling of maximum fees for hospitals and practitioners, so as to require that the board shall reopen the 2014 open enrollment period to permit any employee whose elected medical claims administrator declared a major medical facility to be out of such administrator's network to elect coverage under a different administrator; to amend Article 1 of Chapter 18 of Title 45 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the State Employees' Health Insurance Plan; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Dec/18/2014 - Senate Prefiled