Legislature(2009 - 2010)

2010-04-15 House Journal

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2010-04-15                     House Journal                      Page 2333
SB 10                                                                                                                         
The Labor & Commerce Committee considered:                                                                                      
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 10(HSS)(efd del)                                                                                    
     "An Act requiring health care insurers to provide insurance                                                                
     coverage for medical care received by a patient during certain                                                             
     approved clinical trials designed to test and improve prevention,                                                          
     diagnosis, treatment, or palliation of cancer; directing the                                                               
     Department of Health and Social Services to provide Medicaid                                                               
     services to persons who participate in those clinical trials; and                                                          
     relating to experimental procedures under a state plan offered by                                                          
     the Comprehensive Health Insurance Association."                                                                           
The report was signed by Representative Olson, Chair, with the                                                                  
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
Do pass (5):  Lynn, Buch, Holmes, Neuman, Olson                                                                                 
Do not pass (1):  T. Wilson                                                                                                     
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
3.  Zero, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                     
4.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
CSSB 10(HSS)(efd del) was referred to the Rules Committee for                                                                   
placement on the calendar.