SB485 (2018) Detail

(New Title) establishing a committee to study the relationship between concierge medicine and New Hampshire and federal health insurance law.


CHAPTER 146

SB 485 - FINAL VERSION

 

02/22/2018   0664s

2018 SESSION

18-2983

01/10

 

SENATE BILL 485

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the relationship between concierge medicine and New Hampshire and federal health insurance law.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Avard, Dist 12; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. French, Dist 7; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Sen. Gannon, Dist 23; Sen. Gray, Dist 6; Sen. Innis, Dist 24; Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Morse, Dist 22; Rep. LeBrun, Hills. 32; Rep. Theberge, Coos 3; Rep. Seidel, Hills. 28; Rep. Kotowski, Merr. 24; Rep. Nelson, Carr. 5

 

COMMITTEE: Health and Human Services

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study concierge medicine in relation to New Hampshire and federal health insurance law.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/22/2018   0664s 18-2983

01/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the relationship between concierge medicine and New Hampshire and federal health insurance law.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

146:1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study the relationship between concierge medicine and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2009.

146:2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  One member of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

(b)  Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

146:3  Duties.

I.  The committee's study shall include, but not be limited to, studying the issue of concierge medicine and whether it is permitted under New Hampshire and federal health insurance law.  The committee shall also examine whether the costs of concierge medicine may be applied to the deductible required under New Hampshire and federal health insurance law.

II.  The committee may solicit information from any person or entity the committee deems relevant to its study.

146:4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named senate member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

146:5  Report.  The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the president of the senate, the speaker of the house of representatives, the senate clerk, the house clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2018.

146:6  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved: May 30, 2018

Effective Date: May 30, 2018

Links

SB485 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 13, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 22, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 27, 2018 House Hearing
April 11, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
April 26, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB485 Revision: 4056 Date: June 4, 2018, 10:43 a.m.
SB485 Revision: 3641 Date: April 27, 2018, 8:29 a.m.
SB485 Revision: 3114 Date: Feb. 22, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
SB485 Revision: 2814 Date: Dec. 20, 2017, 1:23 p.m.

Docket


May 30, 2018: Signed by the Governor on 05/30/2018; Chapter 0146; Effective 05/30/2018


May 3, 2018: Enrolled (In recess 05/03/2018); SJ 17


May 3, 2018: Enrolled 05/03/2018


April 26, 2018: Ought to Pass: MA VV 04/26/2018


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 16-3; RC)


April 26, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 04/26/2018 (Vote 16-3; RC) HC 16 P. 9


April 11, 2018: Executive Session: 04/11/2018 01:15 PM LOB 302


April 4, 2018: Subcommittee Work Session: 04/04/2018 01:15 PM LOB 302


March 27, 2018: Public Hearing: 03/27/2018 01:15 PM LOB 302


March 7, 2018: Introduced 03/07/2018 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 7 P. 52


March 8, 2018: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-0664s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/08/2018; SJ 5


March 8, 2018: Committee Amendment # 2018-0664s, AA, VV; 03/08/2018; SJ 5


Feb. 22, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0664s, 02/22/2018; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 8


Feb. 13, 2018: Hearing: 02/13/2018, Room 101, LOB, 01:15 pm; SC 7


Jan. 3, 2018: To Be Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Health and Human Services; SJ 1