Bill Details - HB528 (2019)

CHAPTER 16

HB 528-FN - FINAL VERSION

 

27Feb2019... 0336h

2019 SESSION

19-0302

01/10

 

HOUSE BILL 528-FN

 

AN ACT relative to insurance reimbursement for emergency medical services.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Marsh, Carr. 8; Rep. Knirk, Carr. 3; Rep. MacDonald, Carr. 6; Rep. Camarota, Hills. 7; Rep. DesMarais, Carr. 6; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill provides that an insurer retrospective review of a claim for reimbursement for emergency services shall include consideration of the presenting symptoms, final diagnosis, and statutory definitions of emergency medical condition and emergency services.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

27Feb2019... 0336h 19-0302

01/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to insurance reimbursement for emergency medical services.

 

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

 

16:1  Coverage for Emergency Services.  RSA 417-F:2  is repealed and reenacted to read as follows:

417-F:2  Claims Processing.  An insurer retrospective review of a claim for reimbursement for emergency services shall include consideration of presenting symptoms, along with final diagnosis, and shall give due consideration to the definitions of emergency medical condition and emergency services in RSA 420-J:3.

16:2  Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: May 10, 2019

Effective Date: July 09, 2019

 

 

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 3 P. 18
Jan. 30, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/30/2019 10:15 am LOB 302
Feb. 6, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/06/2019 09:30 am LOB 104
Feb. 6, 2019 ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 02/06/2019 02:00 pm LOB 302
Feb. 13, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/13/2019 10:00 am LOB 302
Feb. 13, 2019 ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 02/13/2019 02:00 pm LOB 302
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0336h (Vote 20-0; CC)
Feb. 27, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0336h for 02/27/2019 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 13 P. 4
Feb. 27, 2019 Amendment # 2019-0336h: AA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 4
Feb. 27, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0336h: MA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 4
March 14, 2019 Introduced 03/14/2019 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 9
March 26, 2019 Hearing: 03/26/2019, Room 100, SH, 02:00 pm; SC 15
April 11, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/11/2019; Vote 5-0; CC SC 17
April 11, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/11/2019; SJ 12
April 25, 2019 Enrolled (In recess 04/25/2019); SJ 15
April 11, 2019 Enrolled 04/11/2019
May 10, 2019 Signed by Governor Sununu 05/10/2019; Chapter 16; Eff: 07/09/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 30, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 6, 2019 House Exec Session
Feb. 13, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote
March 26, 2019 Senate Hearing
April 11, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB528 Revision: 4799 Date: Jan. 15, 2019, 12:13 p.m.
HB528 Revision: 5424 Date: March 11, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
HB528 Revision: 5735 Date: April 11, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
HB528 Revision: 5949 Date: May 13, 2019, 11:36 a.m.