Your Committee on Insurance , to which was referred House Bill 1300 , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:
Delete the title and insert the following:
A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning insurance.
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert the following:
provider is able to accept without endangering the
provider's patients' access to or continuity of care;
(2) the effect on health maintenance organizations, participating providers, enrollees, and other patients of a provision in a contract between a health maintenance organization and a participating provider requiring the participating provider to accept as patients more enrollees than:
(A) the number of enrollees specified in the contract; or
(B) if there is not a number of enrollees specified in the contract, the number that, in the participating provider's professional judgment, is the greatest number of enrollees that the participating provider is able to accept without endangering the participating provider's patients' access to or continuity of care; and
(3) any other issue related to a provision described in subdivision (1) or (2), as determined by the health finance commission or the legislative council.
(b) The health finance commission shall, not later than November 1, 2009, report the health finance commission's findings and recommendations concerning the study conducted under subsection (a) to the legislative council in an electronic format under IC 5-14-6.
(c) This SECTION expires December 31, 2009.
and when so amended that said bill do pass.