2010 Regular Session


File Code: Insurance - Health Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1524
Sponsored By:
Senators Colburn, Astle, Della, Exum, Garagiola, Glassman, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Middleton, and Pugh
Health Insurance - Ambulance Service Providers - Assignment of Benefits


Requiring health insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to reimburse an ambulance service provider directly for covered services under specified circumstances; providing that an ambulance service provider is entitled to direct reimbursement under specified circumstances; providing that an insured, a subscriber, or an enrollee of specified health insurance carriers may not be liable to specified ambulance service providers for specified services under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/3 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment (Finance) Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Nathaniel Exum, District 24
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Ambulances -see also- Emergency Med Services; Rescue Squads.
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-706 )
( 15-134 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 683227/01     Offered on: April 12, 2010   at: 5:59 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 687170/01     Offered on: April 12, 2010   at: 5:59 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :