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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that House Bill 1226 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (12)MO122602.1. -->     Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 27-1-3-32; (12)MO122602.1. -->     "SECTION 1. IC 27-1-3-32 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]: Sec. 32. (a) An insurer shall report to the department:
        (1) each time a claim is denied by the insurer, including the cost and reason for denial of the claim; and
        (2) not later than February 1 of each year, the total number of claims processed, approved, or denied by the insurer during the previous calendar year.
    (b) The department shall, not later than March 1 of each year:
        (1) report to the governor and the general assembly in an electronic format under IC 5-14-6, the:
            (A) nature;
            (B) cost; and
            (C) reasons for denial;
        of the claims for which the department has received a report under subsection (a)(1) during the previous calendar year; and
        (2) make the report available to the public upon request and on the department's Internet web site.
    (c) The department shall, not later than March 1 of each year:
        (1) aggregate the total number of claims for each insurer from which the department has received a report under subsection

(a) for the previous calendar year;
        (2) report the aggregated information to the governor and the general assembly in an electronic format under IC 5-14-6; and
        (3) make the report available to the public upon request and on the department's Internet web site.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1226 as printed January 23, 2012.)

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Representative Austin


MO122602/DI 97     2012