Tuesday, September 16, 2014

CS/HB 301 - Cancer Treatment

General Bill   by Health Innovation Subcommittee and Mayfield and Nuñez (CO-SPONSORS) Adkins; Ahern; Albritton; Antone; Artiles; Baxley; Berman; Beshears; Boyd; Brodeur; Broxson; Caldwell; Campbell; Castor Dentel; Clarke-Reed; Clelland; Coley; Combee; Cruz; Cummings; Danish; Davis; Diaz, J.; Dudley; Eagle; Edwards; Fasano; Fitzenhagen; Fresen; Fullwood; Gaetz; Gibbons; Gonzalez; Goodson; Grant; Hager; Harrell; Hood; Hooper; Ingram; Jones, M.; Jones, S.; Kerner; La Rosa; Lee; Magar; McBurney; McGhee; Metz; Moraitis; Moskowitz; O'Toole; Pafford; Passidomo; Patronis; Perry; Peters; Pigman; Pilon; Porter; Powell; Pritchett; Raburn; Rader; Rangel; Raschein; Raulerson; Reed; Rehwinkel Vasilinda; Renuart; Richardson; Roberson, K.; Rodrigues, R.; Rogers; Rooney; Rouson; Santiago; Saunders; Slosberg; Smith; Stafford; Stark; Steube; Stewart; Stone; Taylor; Torres; Van Zant; Waldman; Watson, B.; Watson, C.; Williams, A.; Workman; Zimmermann
Cancer Treatment: Creates "Cancer Treatment Fairness Act"; requires that individual or group insurance policy or contract or health maintenance contract that provides coverage for cancer treatment medications provide coverage for orally administered cancer treatment medications; requires that individual or group insurance policy or contract or health maintenance contract provide coverage for orally administered cancer treatment medications on basis no less favorable than that required by policy or contract for intravenously administered or injected cancer treatment medications; excludes grandfathered health plans from coverage & cost-sharing requirements; prohibits insurers, HMOs, & certain other entities from engaging in specified actions to avoid compliance with this act; provides limits on certain cost-sharing requirements.
Effective Date: January 1, 2015
Last Event: Companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2013-153) on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 10:14 AM; HB Laid on Table

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

    -   Health Innovation Subcommittee
           On agenda for: 03/13/13 9:00 AM              Notice
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
           On agenda for: 03/19/13 1:00 PM              Notice
        Favorable (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Appropriations Committee
           On agenda for: 03/28/13 4:00 PM              Notice
        Favorable (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Health & Human Services Committee
           On agenda for: 04/16/13 9:00 AM              Notice
        Favorable (final action)              See Votes
 

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/SB 422 Cancer Treatment Similar
CS/CS/HB 1159 Health Care Compare

Bill Text

Staff Analysis

Vote History

(no votes recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1159 (Ch. 2013-153) Tuesday, April 30, 2013 10:14 AM
Substituted CS/SB 422 (Died in House returning Messages) Tuesday, April 30, 2013 10:14 AM
Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/30/2013) Monday, April 29, 2013 7:36 PM
Added to Second Reading Calendar Tuesday, April 16, 2013 4:52 PM
Bill released to House Calendar Tuesday, April 16, 2013 4:52 PM
Reported out of Health & Human Services Committee Tuesday, April 16, 2013 4:52 PM Health & Human Services Committee
Favorable by Health & Human Services Committee Tuesday, April 16, 2013 12:00 PM Health & Human Services Committee
Added to Health & Human Services Committee agenda Friday, April 12, 2013 4:11 PM Health & Human Services Committee
Now in Health & Human Services Committee Friday, March 29, 2013 4:44 PM Health & Human Services Committee
Reported out of Appropriations Committee Friday, March 29, 2013 4:44 PM Appropriations Committee
Favorable by Appropriations Committee Thursday, March 28, 2013 6:30 PM Appropriations Committee
Added to Appropriations Committee agenda Tuesday, March 26, 2013 4:20 PM Appropriations Committee
Now in Appropriations Committee Tuesday, March 19, 2013 4:34 PM Appropriations Committee
Reported out of Insurance & Banking Subcommittee Tuesday, March 19, 2013 4:34 PM Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
Favorable by Insurance & Banking Subcommittee Tuesday, March 19, 2013 3:30 PM Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
1st Reading Friday, March 15, 2013 4:20 PM
Added to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee agenda Friday, March 15, 2013 4:10 PM Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
Now in Insurance & Banking Subcommittee Friday, March 15, 2013 12:16 PM Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Friday, March 15, 2013 12:16 PM Health & Human Services Committee
Referred to Appropriations Committee Friday, March 15, 2013 12:16 PM Appropriations Committee
Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee Friday, March 15, 2013 12:16 PM Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
CS Filed Friday, March 15, 2013 9:15 AM
Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Friday, March 15, 2013 9:15 AM
Reported out of Health Innovation Subcommittee Friday, March 15, 2013 9:12 AM Health Innovation Subcommittee
Favorable with CS by Health Innovation Subcommittee Wednesday, March 13, 2013 11:00 AM Health Innovation Subcommittee
PCS added to Health Innovation Subcommittee agenda Monday, March 11, 2013 4:19 PM Health Innovation Subcommittee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 05, 2013 11:59 PM
Now in Health Innovation Subcommittee Wednesday, January 30, 2013 5:35 PM Health Innovation Subcommittee
Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Wednesday, January 30, 2013 5:35 PM Health & Human Services Committee
Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Wednesday, January 30, 2013 5:35 PM Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee Wednesday, January 30, 2013 5:35 PM Insurance & Banking Subcommittee
Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee Wednesday, January 30, 2013 5:35 PM Health Innovation Subcommittee
Filed Friday, January 18, 2013 12:11 PM Mayfield

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

627.42391
641.313
 

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