SB 498 -  Insurance Coverage for Hearing Aids for Children

by Baxley (CO-SPONSORS) Perry
Providing a definition of the term “hearing aid”; requiring certain individual health insurance policies to provide coverage for hearing aids for children 21 years of age or younger under certain circumstances; specifying health care providers who may prescribe, fit, and dispense the hearing aids; requiring certain individual health maintenance contracts to provide coverage for hearing aids for children 21 years of age or younger under certain circumstances, etc.
Effective Date: 01/01/2023
Last Event: 11/03/21 S Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Appropriations on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 3:08 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Banking and Insurance
  • Health Policy
  • Appropriations

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Appropriations Time: 11/03/2021 - 3:08 PM Member: Committee: Banking and Insurance Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 10/14/2021 - 8:38 AM Member: Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill