HB 1111-1_ Filed 02/21/2002, 09:20

COMMITTEE REPORT

MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Health and Provider Services, to which was referred House Bill No. 1111, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 5; (02)CR111101.1. -->     Page 1, line 5, after "(c)" insert ",".
    Page 1, line 5, strike "or".
    Page 1, line 5, after "(d)," insert " or (e),".
    Page 1, line 9, after "policy" insert " not described in subsection (d)".
    Page 2, delete lines 3 through 19, begin a new line triple block indented and insert:
                "(i) section 24 of this chapter;
                (ii) IC 27-8-6;
                (iii) IC 27-8-14;
                (iv) IC 27-8-23;
                (v) 760 IAC 1-38.1; and
                (vi) 760 IAC 1-39.
    (d) A certificate may be issued to a resident of Indiana under an association group policy, a discretionary group policy, or a trust group policy that is delivered or issued for delivery in a state other than Indiana if:
        (1) the delivery state has a law substantially similar to section 16 of this chapter;
        (2) the delivery state has approved the group policy; and
        (3) the policy or the certificate contains provisions that are:
            (A) substantially similar to the provisions required by:


                (i) section 19 of this chapter;
                (ii) section 21 of this chapter; and
                (iii) IC 27-8-5.6; and
            (B) consistent with the requirements set forth in:
                (i) section 15.6 of this chapter;
                (ii) section 24 of this chapter;
                (iii) section 26 of this chapter;
                (iv) IC 27-8-6;
                (v) IC 27-8-14;
                (vi) IC 27-8-14.1;
                (vii) IC 27-8-14.5;
                (viii) IC 27-8-14.7;
                (ix) IC 27-8-14.8;
                (x) IC 27-8-20;
                (xi) IC 27-8-23;
                (xii) IC 27-8-24.3;
                (xiii) IC 27-8-26;
                (xiv) IC 27-8-28;
                (xv) IC 27-8-29;
                (xvi) 760 IAC 1-38.1; and
                (xvii) 760 IAC 1-39.
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    Page 2, line 20, strike "(d)" and insert " (e)".
    Page 2, line 25, strike "(e)" and insert " (f)".
    Page 4, after line 27, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: ; (02)CR111101.5. -->     "SECTION 5. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2002] (a) The department of insurance shall:
        (1) study the application of the requirements that apply to group policies specified under IC 27-8-5-16.5(d), as amended by this act, to additional group policies; and

        (2) report the results of the study under subdivision (1) to the legislative council not later than December 31, 2002.
    (b) This SECTION expires June 30, 2003.
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    (Reference is to HB 1111 as printed January 24, 2002.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 0.

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    Miller
Chairperson


CR111101/DI 97    2002