96th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
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BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
SB464Burlison, Eric SS SB 4645/30/2012 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  4313S.03T - Prohibits the establishment and operation of health insurance exchanges in Missouri unless certain criteria are met
SB505Wright-Jones, Robin SB 5051/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4405S.01I - Requires health carriers to devote a certain percentage of health insurance premiums to be used for the payment of health care services
SB507Wright-Jones, Robin SB 5071/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4414S.01I - Requires health insurance policies to cover ultrasound screenings where mammograms demonstrate dense breast tissue
SB515Schaaf, Rob SB 5151/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4334S.01I - Requires Director of the Department of Insurance to prescribe by rule uniform application forms for group health insurance policies
HB1050Molendorp, Chris HB 10503/6/2012 Voted Do Pass (H)
  4302L.01I - Prohibits any contract between a health carrier or health benefit plan and a dentist or optometrist from requiring a fee schedule established by the insurer if the services are not covered under the plan
SB519Schaaf, Rob SB 5191/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Health, Mental Health, Seniors, and Families (S)
  4335S.01I - Requires health carriers to provide Internet access to its standard fee schedules and prohibits carriers from refusing to contract with providers willing to meet certain provider participation terms and conditions
SB526Schaaf, Rob SB 5261/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4329S.01I - Requires health carriers to credential health care professionals within 60 calendar days of receipt of complete application
SB534Schaaf, Rob SB 5341/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4333S.01I - Prohibits insurers from denying reimbursement for providing diagnostic imaging services based solely on the speciality or professional board certification of a licensed physician
SB560Ridgeway, Luann SB 5601/5/2012 Second Read and Referred: Small Business, Insurance, and Industry (S)
  4473S.01I - Prohibits the establishment and operation of health insurance exchanges in Missouri unless certain criteria are met
SB565Schaaf, Rob SCS SB 5654/12/2012 Referred: Health Insurance (H)
  4703S.02P - Modifies the membership of the Missouri Health Insurance Pool
HB1081Wells, Don HB 10812/21/2012 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4289L.01I - Requires a health carrier that provides coverage for prescription eye drops to cover a refill without regard to a restriction for an early refill if it is authorized by the prescribing health care provider
SB577Goodman, Jack SCS SB 5772/16/2012 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  4814S.02C - Requires health benefit plans to establish equal out-of-pocket requirements for oral anticancer medications and intravenously administered chemotherapy medications
SJR39Cunningham, Jane SJR 393/22/2012 Reported Do Pass (S)
  4838S.01I - Prohibits laws interfering with freedom of choice in health care
SB593Parson, Mike SB 5931/4/2012 Read First Time (S)
  4889S.01I - Prohibits health carriers from denying reimbursement to licensed athletic trainers who provide covered services within their scope of practice
SB608Wasson, Jay SB 6081/5/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4704S.03I - Establishes the Missouri Health Insurance Exchange, the "Direct Payment Stop Loss Fund", and creates administrative procedure to collect unpaid medical claims
SB622Cunningham, Jane SB 6221/9/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4993S.01I - Requires a health carrier that provides coverage for prescription eye drops to cover a refill without regard to a restriction for an early refill if it is authorized by the prescribing health care provider
SB634Pearce, David SB 6341/10/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5055S.01I - Requires insurer to provide coverage for eating disorders
SB644Schaefer, Kurt SB 6441/11/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5234S.01I - Requires reimbursement amounts paid by health carriers to licensed physical therapists to be uniform regardless of the setting or venue in which the health care services are rendered
HB1333Sater, David HB 13332/9/2012 Referred: Health Insurance (H)
  5291L.01I - Changes the laws regarding vision examinations for school students
SB674Schaaf, Rob SB 6741/17/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5368S.01I - Requires insured to only pay usual and customary retail price of a prescription drug where the retail price is less than the applicable copayment
HB1339Wells, Don HB 13393/22/2012 Rules - Voted Do Pass (H)
  5045H.01I - Removes the June 30, 2012 expiration date of the provisions requiring every child enrolling in kindergarten or first grade in a public school to receive a comprehensive vision examination
SB687Schmitt, Eric SB 6871/23/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  4734L.01I - Requires copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles charged for physical therapist services to be no greater than those charged for the same services provided by primary care physicians or osteopaths
SB707Cunningham, Jane SB 7071/26/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5435S.01I - Restricts the authority of radiology benefit managers to deny diagnostic testing ordered and recommended by a physician
SB716Schaaf, Rob SB 7161/30/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5615S.01I - Prohibits agreements between health carriers and health care providers from containing Most Favored Nation Clauses
SB742Brown, Dan HCS SS SB 7425/10/2012 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  5590L.07C - Requires health carriers to credential a health care practitioner within 60 days of receiving a completed application
SB749Jones, Timothy CCR CCS HCS SS SB 7499/12/2012 House Votes to Override Veto (H)
  5697S.10T - Provides protections for religious beliefs as to the imposition of certain health care services such as abortion, contraception, or sterilization
SB750Schmitt, Eric SB 7502/6/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5612S.02I - Modifies provisions relating to advertisements by health care providers and delegation of authority
SJR49Rupp, Scott SJR 492/7/2012 Introduced and First Read (S)
  5676S.02I - Prohibits laws interfering with religious beliefs