Report Title:

Sunset Clause

Description:

Extends the "sunset" provision contained in Act 202, SLH 1988, as amended by Act 111, SLH 1994, Act 78, SLH 1998, and Act 18, SLH 1999.

THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

2762

TWENTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE, 2002

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 


 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

RELATING TO THE SUNSET CLAUSE FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT INSURANCE BENEFITS.

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

SECTION 1. Act 202, Session Laws of Hawaii 1988, as amended by Act 111, Session Laws of Hawaii 1994, as amended by Act 78, Session Laws of Hawaii 1998, as amended by Act 18, Session Laws of Hawaii 1999, is amended by amending section 3 to read as follows:

"SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect on July 1, 1989; provided that insurance or health or service plan contracts shall be amended to reflect the provisions required under this Act at the first anniversary date following the effective date, but no later than July 1, 1990; provided further that section    -6 shall take effect upon the approval of this Act; and provided further that this Act shall be repealed on July 1, [2002.] 2004."

SECTION 2. Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect on June 29, 2002.

INTRODUCED BY:

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