SB 292 (BR 2421) - D. Williams, C. Borders, T. Buford, B. Jackson, V. McGaha, J. Pendleton, R. Roeding
AN ACT relating to health insurance.
Amend KRS 18A.225 to provide that if a state employee's residence and place of employment are located in the same county and if a level two participating hospital is not located within that county, the state employee may select a plan offered in a contiguous county in which a level two participating hospital is located; provide that the state employee who selects such a plan shall receive the same state contribution for the plan as a resident of the contiguous county who selects the same plan.
SB 292 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Delete original provisions; provide that if a state employee's residence and place of employment are in the same county, and if the hospital located in the county does not offer surgical services, intensive care services, obstetrical services, level II neonatal services, diagnostic catheterization services, and magnetic resonance imaging services, the employee may select a plan in a contiguous county that does provide those services; provide that the state contribution for the plan shall be the amount available in the county where the selected plan is located.
Mar 6-introduced in Senate
Mar 11-to Banking and Insurance (S)
Mar 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 15-2nd reading, to Rules; moved from Consent; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 18, 2002
Mar 18-3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute
Mar 19-received in House
Mar 20-to State Government (H)
Mar 21-posted in committee