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SB1027 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
Report Title: Kupuna Caucus; Health Insurance Coverage; Hearing Aids
Description: Requires health insurance policies and contracts issued after 12/31/19 to provide coverage for the cost of hearing aids at a minimum of $1,500 per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every 36 months. Exempts mandatory health care coverage from impact assessment report. Effective 7/1/2050. (SD2)
Companion:  HB469
Package: Kupuna Caucus
Current Referral: HLT, CPC, FIN
Introducer(s): IHARA, S. CHANG, FEVELLA, HARIMOTO, K. KAHELE, MORIWAKI, RUDERMAN, English, Kanuha, Keith-Agaran, Kim, Shimabukuro, L. Thielen

Sort by Date Status Text
1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to CPH/HMS, WAM.
1/30/2019SRe-Referred to CPH, WAM.
2/1/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-19 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2/5/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, J.Keohokalole, Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/12/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 185) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/12/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/19/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-21-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.
2/21/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) English, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Riviere.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 952) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 341) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 27

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

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SB1027 SD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPH 229 2/05/2019 9:00 AM View
WAM 211 2/21/2019 10:00 AM View