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SB535 SD2     
Measure Title: RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
Report Title: Hearing Aids; Health Insurance; Mandated Coverage
Description: Requires health insurance policies and contracts issued after 12/31/18 to provide coverage for the cost of hearing aids at a minimum of $1,500 per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every thirty-six months. Takes effect on 6/1/2050. (SD2)
Companion:  HB613
Package: Kupuna
Current Referral: HLT/CPC, FIN
Introducer(s): IHARA, ESPERO, GREEN, INOUYE, NISHIHARA, RUDERMAN, Baker, S. Chang, Galuteria, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Keith-Agaran, K. Rhoads, Riviere, Taniguchi

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1/20/2017SIntroduced.
1/23/2017SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2017SReferred to CPH, WAM.
2/2/2017SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-09-17 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2/9/2017SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, S. Chang, Espero; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara, Kidani, Ruderman.
2/15/2017SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 218) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/15/2017SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/21/2017SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-23-17 1:35PM in conference room 211.
2/23/2017SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, Riviere, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 5 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Inouye, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi.
3/3/2017SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 822) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/3/2017S48 Hrs. Notice 03-07-17.
3/7/2017SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/7/2017HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 194) in amended form (SD 2).
3/9/2017HPass First Reading
3/9/2017HReferred to HLT/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 27

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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SB535 SD2




CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
CPH 229 2/09/2017 9:00 AM View
WAM 211 2/23/2017 1:35 PM View