HB 79 -  Insurance Coverage for Hearing Aids for Children

by Brannan and Zika (CO-SPONSORS) Killebrew
Requires certain individual health insurance policies & health maintenance contracts to provide coverage for hearing aids for children 21 years of age or younger; specifies health care providers who may prescribe, fit, & dispense hearing aids; specifies minimum coverage limit within certain timeframe; provides exception; provides that insureds & subscribers are responsible for certain costs that exceed policy limit.
Effective Date: January 1, 2023
Last Event: Now in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 3:24 PM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Now in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Time: 09/22/2021 - 3:24 PM Member: Committee: Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 09/22/2021 - 3:24 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Appropriations Committee Time: 09/22/2021 - 3:24 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Time: 09/22/2021 - 3:24 PM Member: Committee: Finance & Facilities Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 09/09/2021 - 3:59 PM Member: Brannan Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
627.6413 SB 498
641.31 SB 498