97th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
INSURANCE - HEALTH


BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB29Lichtenegger, Donna HB 291/31/2013 Referred: Health Insurance
  0033L.01I - Requires health carriers to reimburse a physical therapist in the same amounts as paid to a licensed physical therapist for rendering the same services regardless of the setting or venue
HB30Scharnhorst, Dwight HCS HB 305/16/2013 Executive Session Held (S)
  0201H.03P - 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 for an office visit
HB53Gatschenberger, Chuck HB 534/23/2013 Placed on Informal Calendar
  0490H.01P - Changes the laws regarding insurance coverage under the Missouri Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Act
HB99White, Bill HB 994/10/2013 Voted Do Pass (H)
  0241H.01I - Requires a health carrier to provide Internet access of its standard fee schedules, prohibits a carrier from refusing to contract with any willing provider, and changes the requirements for provider referrals
HB131Stream, Rick HB 1313/12/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0229L.01I - Requires all health insurance carriers and health benefit plans to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders
HB132Stream, Rick HCS HB 1324/23/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  0230H.02C - Changes the laws regarding health insurance coverage and contracts
HB141Haefner, Marsha HB 1412/12/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0161L.04I - Requires health insurance issuers to pay an annual assessment which is to be placed in the Missouri Poison Center Funding Pool to support the Missouri Poison Center
HB172Hodges, Steve HB 1725/17/2013 Referred: Health Insurance
  0187L.01I - Requires certain group health insurance policies to provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of infertility
HB308Jones, Caleb HB 3084/3/2013 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1073H.01I - Requires persons certified and providing homebirth services to provide proof of malpractice insurance coverage prior to the provision of services
HB315Rowland, Lyle SS HCS HB 3156/13/2013 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  1058S.04T - Changes the laws regarding health care services
HB346Molendorp, Chris HB 3465/1/2013 Placed on Informal Calendar
  1280H.01P - Prohibits any contract between a health carrier or health benefit plan and a dentist from requiring a fee schedule established by the insurer if the services are not covered under the plan
HB499Jones, Caleb HB 4992/27/2013 Referred: Health Insurance
  1379L.02I - Prohibits a health carrier from requiring prior authorization for serious and urgent conditions
HB559Scharnhorst, Dwight HB 5595/17/2013 Referred: General Laws
  1609H.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 for an office visit
HB593Solon, Sheila HCS HBs 593 & 6955/13/2013 Placed on Informal Calendar
  1605H.04P - Prohibits a health benefit plan from requiring a higher out-of-pocket cost for an oral anti-cancer medication than for an intravenously-administered cancer medication
HB595Kirkton, Jeanne HB 5953/14/2013 Withdrawn (H)
  1052L.02I - Requires a health insurance carrier to provide coverage for the initial device deemed necessary to treat a child from birth to age three who has been screened and assessed for a hearing impairment
HB636Fitzwater, Paul HB 6365/17/2013 Referred: Workforce Development and Workplace Safety
  1453L.01I - Requires any state employee to receive a salary increase equal to the increased cost of health insurance premiums from the previous year
HB695Scharnhorst, Dwight HB 6954/4/2013 HCS Reported Do Pass (H)
  1839H.01I - Prohibits a health benefit plan from requiring a higher out-of-pocket cost for an oral anti-cancer medication than for an intravenously administered cancer medication
HB700Barnes, Jay HCS HB 7004/15/2013 Rules - No Action Taken (H)
  0714H.04C - Establishes the Show-Me Transformation Act which changes the requirements for delivery of health care benefits under the MO HealthNet program
HB701Molendorp, Chris HCS HB 7013/25/2013 Rules - Reported Do Pass (H)
  1507H.03C - Establishes the Health Insurance Marketplace Innovation Act of 2013
HB750Molendorp, Chris HB 7504/18/2013 Voted Do Pass (H)
  1925H.01I - Prohibits any contract between a health carrier or health benefit plan and an optometrist from requiring a fee schedule established by the insurer if the services are not covered under the vision plan
HB766Schupp, Jill HB 7665/17/2013 Referred: Health Insurance
  0327H.01I - Requires every medical malpractice insurer to establish a premium rate based on the average of all judgments awarded during the previous year in the county in which the provider practices
HB822Kirkton, Jeanne HB 8225/17/2013 Referred: Health Care Policy
  1497L.01I - Establishes the Missouri Universal Health Assurance Program to provide a publicly financed, statewide insurance program for all residents of this state
HB983McNeil, Margo HB 9835/17/2013 Referred: Health Insurance
  2231L.01I - Requires every health carrier to file its premium rates and classification of risks with the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration for approval
HB995Frederick, Keith HB 9955/17/2013 Referred: Health Care Policy
  2201L.02I - Declares the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act as unauthorized by the United States Constitution and creates criminal penalties for persons enforcing or attempting to enforce the act
HB1030Burlison, Eric HB 10304/18/2013 Referred: Special Standing Committee on Emerging Issues in Health Care
  2058H.02I - Authorizes a tax credit for donations to charities for medical care and changes the laws regarding health care liability contracts
SB40Sifton, Scott SB 401/9/2013 Read First Time (S)
  0240S.01I - Prohibits insurers from imposing waiting periods for maternity benefits and requires coverage to begin immediately from the effective date of the policy or plan
SB59Gosen, Don SB 595/2/2013 Signed by House Speaker(H)
  0181S.02T - Modifies provisions relating to the regulation of the Missouri Property and Casualty Insurance Association and the Missouri Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association
SB65Dixon, Bob SCS SB 653/7/2013 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  0062S.03C - Modifies the duties and authority of the State Auditor
SB156Sater, David SB 1561/16/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0604S.01I - Prohibits the Department of Insurance and other state agencies from applying for, accepting, or expending federal moneys relating to the implementation of the federal health care act unless authorized by law
SB158Sater, David SB 1581/16/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0607S.02I - Allows foreign health insurers from selected states to issue health insurance policies in Missouri
SB159Scharnhorst, Dwight SS SCS SB 1595/6/2013 Truly Agreed To and Finally Passed
  0202S.04T - Requires parity between the out-of-pocket expenses charged for physical therapist services and the out-of-pocket expenses charged for similar services provided by primary care physicians
SB160Pearce, David SB 1601/17/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  0232S.01I - Requires insurers to provide coverage for eating disorders
SB161Stream, Rick CCS HCS SB 1615/17/2013 Truly Agreed To and Finally Passed
  0231S.07T - Requires the Joint Committee on Legislative Research to conduct an actuarial analysis to study the cost impact of mandating health insurance coverage for eating disorders
SB260Brown, Dan SB 2602/4/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1396S.01I - Establishes a negotiation and arbitration procedure to determine the reimbursement level for health care services provided by nonparticipating providers at participating facilities and prohibits balance billing under certain circumstances
SB262Molendorp, Chris CCS HCS SS SB 2625/17/2013 Emergency Clause Adopted on Truly Agreed to Bill
  1383S.12T - Prohibits health carriers from denying coverage for a health care service on the basis that the service was provided through telemedicine if the same service would be covered when delivered in person
SB281Wasson, Jay SB 2812/7/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1484S.01I - Prohibits health carriers from contractually requiring dentists to provide non-covered dental services at an established fee
SB307Schaaf, Rob SB 3072/13/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1596S.01I - Prohibits contractual provisions that restrict the disclosure of contractual payment amounts between providers and health carriers under certain circumstances
SB308Schaaf, Rob SB 3084/18/2013 Reported Do Pass (S)
  1594S.01I - Requires health benefit plans to establish equal out-of-pocket requirements for oral anticancer medications and intravenously administered chemotherapy medications
SB309Schaaf, Rob SB 3092/13/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1513S.02I - Prohibits certain types of public benefit corporations from entering into agreements to operate health insurance exchanges
SB348LeVota, Paul SB 3482/19/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1671S.01I - Requires health carriers to file their premium rates and accompanying information with the Department of Insurance for approval
SB401Molendorp, Chris HCS SS SB 4015/14/2013 Reported Do Pass (H)
  1908H.06C - Establishes a licensure system for navigators
SB403Rupp, Scott SCS SB 4034/11/2013 SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
  1801S.02C - Allows health maintenance organizations to issue policies with deductibles and requires navigators to be licensed.
SB406Wallingford, Wayne SB 4062/27/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1864S.01I - Prohibits health carriers from requiring prior authorization for serious and urgent conditions and requires certain health benefit determinations to be made within 4 hours rather than 2 working days
SB473Lamping, John SB 4732/28/2013 Introduced and First Read (S)
  1803S.01I - Modifies Missouri Health Care Freedom Act by prohibiting the state from implementing a health insurance exchange, prohibiting insurers from accepting remuneration that may result in penalties, and prescribing duties of the Attorney General for enforcement of the act