HEALTH CARE UTILIZATION REVIEW
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Patient Protection in Utilization Review Act.
Requires persons who are health care utilization review agents to be
certificated by the Department of Insurance. Preempts home rule.
Effective January 1, 1998.
HB1562 has no fiscal or prison popultion impact on DOC.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Insurance)
Requiring regulation of utilization review firms could cost the
Dept. as much as $200,000 per year.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
HB 1562 fails to create a State mandate.
It is not possible to determine what impact the bill will have
on the need to increase the number of judges in the State.
HOME RULE NOTE
HB1562 preempts home rule authority.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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