WV HB2380 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-14 - To House Banking and Insurance
Pending: House Banking & Insurance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to define surprise bills, to protect consumers from surprise bills in certain circumstances, to require additional disclosures by health care providers, hospitals and insurers and to require insurers to develop an access plan with certain components for consumers, and establishing how surprise bills are to be handled in certain circumstances.

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Protecting consumers from surprise bills by health care providers



2019-01-14HouseTo House Banking and Insurance
2019-01-14HouseIntroduced in House
2019-01-14HouseTo Banking and Insurance then Health and Human Resources
2019-01-14HouseFiled for introduction


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
331520aNew CodeSee Bill Text
331522New CodeSee Bill Text
33152aAmended CodeCitation Text
33154Amended CodeCitation Text
33154lNew CodeSee Bill Text

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