HB 1293-2_ Filed 01/31/2000, 07:54


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    PREVAILED      Roll Call No. _______
    FAILED        Ayes _______
    WITHDRAWN        Noes _______
    RULED OUT OF ORDER


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that House Bill 1293 be amended to read as follows:

    Page 2, line 14, delete “or”.
    Page 2, line 16, delete “.” and insert “ ; or”.
    Page 2, after line 16 , begin a new subparagraph and insert:
        “ (4) any new tests approved by the American Cancer Society and the American Medical Association.
    Page 2, between lines 16 and 17, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    “ (e) A covered individual may not be required to pay an additional deductible and coinsurance for the colorectal cancer examination and laboratory testing benefit that is greater than an annual deductible or coinsurance established for similar benefits under the self insurance program or contract with a health maintenance organization. I f the program does not cover a similar benefit, the deductible or coinsurance may not be set at a level that materially diminishes the value of the colorectal cancer examination and laboratory testing benefit required by this chapter.
    Page 2, delete lines 17 through 25.
    Page 3, line 17, delete “or”.
    Page 3, line 19, delete “.” and insert “ ; or”.
    Page 3, after line 19 , begin a new subparagraph and insert:
        “ (4) any new tests approved by the American Cancer Society and the American Medical Association.
    Page 3, delete lines 29 through 42.


    Page 4, line 23, delete “or”.
    Page 4, line 25, delete “.” and insert “ ; or”.
    Page 4, after line 25 , begin a new subparagraph and insert:
        “ (4) any new tests approved by the American Cancer Society and the American Medical Association.
An enrollee may not be required to pay an additional deductible or coinsurance for the colorectal cancer examination and laboratory testing benefit that is greater than an annual deductible or coinsurance established for similar benefits under the health maintenance organization contract. If the contract does not cover a similar benefit, the deductible or coinsurance may not be set at a level that materially diminishes the value of the colorectal cancer examination and laboratory testing benefit required by this chapter.
    (Reference is to HB1293 as printed January 19, 2000.)


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Representative RUPPEL


RH 129303/DI rs
2000