2012 Regular Session


File Code: Insurance - Health Prior Year Introduction As: HB 783/11 - HGO Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 1081
Sponsored By:
Delegate Reznik
Health Insurance - Coverage for Autism Spectrum Disorders


Requiring insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders; authorizing limits on the required coverage; authorizing treatment for autism spectrum disorders to be provided by specified individuals; clarifying that specified provisions of the Act may not be construed as limiting benefits otherwise available to an individual; prohibiting specified limits on visits to an autism services provider; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Audiologists and Speech Pathologists
Developmental Disabilities
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Social Workers

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-706 )
( 15-846 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered