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SB493 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HEALTH CARE INSURANCE.
Report Title: Health Care Insurance; Step Therapy; State Auditor
Description: Prohibits a health care insurer from requiring an insured diagnosed with stage two cancer to undergo step therapy prior to covering the insured for the drug prescribed by the insured's health care provider, under certain conditions. Requires analysis and report by State Auditor to determine if federal ACA provisions or state sunrise analysis requirements have been triggered. (SB493 HD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: HLT, CPC, FIN
Introducer(s): DELA CRUZ, INOUYE, RIVIERE, RUDERMAN

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to CPH, WAM.
2/6/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-11-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2/11/2019SThe 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.
2/15/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 541) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/15/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/15/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-19-19 9:30AM in conference room 211.
2/19/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 8 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 5 Excused: Senator(s) English, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi.
2/28/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 702) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
2/28/2019S48 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. 154) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to HLT, CPC, referral sheet 27
3/11/2019HRe-referred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 30
3/11/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Thursday, 03-14-19 9:00AM in House conference room 329.
3/14/2019HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Say, Ward; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka.
3/15/2019HReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1378) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
3/15/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) McKelvey, Nakamura, Quinlan, Takumi excused (4).
3/15/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Wednesday, 03-20-19 2:15PM in House conference room 329.
3/20/2019HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Kong, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 4 Excused: Representative(s) Aquino, Belatti, Har, Mizuno.
3/22/2019HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1604), recommending referral to FIN.
3/22/2019HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan, Yamane excused (2).
3/27/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 03-29-19 2:30PM in House conference room 308.
3/29/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 15 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/5/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2131), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/5/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Eli, Mizuno, Nishimoto excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
4/9/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 661).
4/9/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/9/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 885).

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SB493 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPH 229 2/11/2019 9:30 AM View
WAM 211 2/19/2019 9:30 AM View
HLT 329 3/14/2019 9:00 AM View
CPC 329 3/20/2019 2:15 PM View
FIN 308 3/29/2019 2:30 PM View