New Hampshire Hospital Association
Real-Time Legislative Update

Thursday, April 18, 2019 10:50 PM


BillTitle & Upcoming MeetingsSponsorCategoriesStatusPosition / Testimony
HB 180 Establishing A Commission to Examine The Feasibility Of The New England States Entering Into A Compact For A Single Payer Health Care Program.

Rep. Peter Schmidt
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in House: MA VV 02/27/2019
HB 224 Making Emergency Medical Technicians and Rescue Squad Members Eligible For A Death Benefit If Killed In The Line Of Duty.

Rep. Mark Proulx
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Hearing: 04/10/2019, Room 101, LOB, 09:30 am
HB 233 Relative to The Group and Individual Health Insurance Market.

Rep. Edward Butler
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Passed House with Amendment: MA RC 207-140 03/19/2019
HB 257 Relative to Purchasing Alliances.

Rep. John Hunt
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Retained in Committee
HB 277 Establishing A Commission to Study A Public Option For Health Insurance.

Rep. Jerry Knirk
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Passed House: MA RC 211-141 03/19/2019
HB 285 Relative to Filing and Approval Of Rates and Rating Plans Applicable to Workers' Compensation.

Rep. Rebecca McBeath
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Passed Senate: MA, VV; 04/18/2019
HB 508 (new Title) Establishing A Committee to Study Direct Primary Care.

Hearing: Tue 4/23/19 2:00 PM in LOB 101
Rep. William Marsh
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Hearing: 04/23/2019, Room 101, LOB, 02:00 pm
HB 528 Relative to Insurance Reimbursement For Emergency Medical Services.

Rep. William Marsh
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Passed Senate: MA, VV; 04/11/2019 Support
HB 528 Testimony 013019 FINAL.pdf (3-1)
HB 528 Testimony 032619 FINAL.pdf (3-29)
HB 607 Relative to Life and Health Insurance.

Rep. Edward Butler
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/25/2019; Vote 5-0
HB 671 Relative to Pharmacy Benefit Manager Business Practices, Licensure, and Transparency.

Rep. Edward Butler
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Retained in Committee
HB 693 Relative to Aid to Persons Funded By Medicaid and For Persons Who Are Uninsured and Establishing A Special Fund.

Rep. Peter Schmidt
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in House: MA VV 02/27/2019
HB 693 Testimony 013019 FINAL.pdf (1-31)
HB 697 Relative to Medicare For All.

Rep. Peter Schmidt
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in House: MA VV 02/27/2019
SB 4 Relative to The Group and Individual Health Insurance Market.

Executive Session: Thu 4/25/19 1:30 PM in LOB 302
Full Committee Work Session: Thu 4/25/19 9:30 AM in LOB 302
Public Hearing: Tue 4/23/19 1:00 PM in LOB 302
Sen. Dan Feltes
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/23/2019 01:00 pm LOB 302 Full Committee Work Session: 04/25/2019 09:30 am LOB 302 Executive Session: 04/25/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302
SB 58 Relative to Reimbursement Rates For Low-dose Mammography Coverage.

Executive Session: Thu 4/25/19 1:30 PM in LOB 302
Full Committee Work Session: Thu 4/25/19 9:30 AM in LOB 302
Public Hearing: Tue 4/23/19 10:00 AM in LOB 302
Sen. Jeb Bradley
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/23/2019 10:00 am LOB 302 Full Committee Work Session: 04/25/2019 09:30 am LOB 302 Executive Session: 04/25/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302 Support
SB 58 Testimony 012919 FINAL.pdf (1-31)
SB 59 Adding Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder to The Definition Of "injury" For Purposes Of Workers' Compensation and Reestablishing The Commission to Study The Incidence Of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder In First Responders.

germane Amendment #2019-1516h (NT): Wed 4/24/19 10:00 AM in LOB 305-307
Sen. Regina Birdsell
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing on non-germane Amendment #2019-1516h (NT): 04/24/2019 10:00 am LOB 305-307
SB 63 Relative to Sharing Of Insurer Rebates with Enrollees.

Public Hearing: Wed 4/24/19 10:00 AM in LOB 302
Sen. Jon Morgan
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/24/2019 10:00 am LOB 302
SB 150 Authorizing Individuals and Certain Businesses to Purchase Health Insurance From Out-of-state Companies.

Sen. David Starr
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Inexpedient to Legislate, RC 14Y-10N, MA === BILL KILLED ===; 03/21/2019
SB 178 Relative to Telemedicine For Spectacle and Contact Lenses.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Hearing: 03/27/2019 11:00 am LOB 205
SB 189 Relative to The Insurance Premium Tax.

Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Hearing: 04/10/2019 01:30 pm LOB 202
SB 222 Relative to Licensure Of Pharmacy Benefits Managers.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Rereferred to Committee, MA, VV; 03/14/2019
SB 224 Relative to Insurance Coverage For Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders.

Executive Session: Thu 4/25/19 1:30 PM in LOB 302
Full Committee Work Session: Thu 4/25/19 9:30 AM in LOB 302
Public Hearing: Tue 4/23/19 1:30 PM in LOB 302
Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/23/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302 Full Committee Work Session: 04/25/2019 09:30 am LOB 302 Executive Session: 04/25/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302
SB 228 Relative to Multiple-employer Welfare Arrangements.

Public Hearing: Wed 4/24/19 1:00 PM in LOB 302
Sen. Dan Feltes
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/24/2019 01:00 pm LOB 302
SB 251 (new Title) Relative to The Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association and Relative to An Unfair Insurance Practice Regarding Certain Prescriptions.

Public Hearing: Wed 4/24/19 1:30 PM in LOB 302
Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/24/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302
SB 258 Relative to Telemedicine and Telehealth Services.

Division II Work Session: Thu 4/25/19 10:00 AM in LOB 205
Public Hearing: Wed 4/24/19 1:15 PM in LOB 205
Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/24/2019 01:15 pm LOB 205 Division II Subcommittee Work Session: 04/25/2019 10:00 am LOB 205 Support
SB 258 NHHA Testimony 030519 FINAL.pdf (3-8)
SB 279 Relative to Access to Fertility Care.

Executive Session: Thu 4/25/19 1:30 PM in LOB 302
Full Committee Work Session: Thu 4/25/19 9:30 AM in LOB 302
Public Hearing: Tue 4/23/19 10:15 AM in LOB 302
Sen. Martha Hennessey
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Public Hearing: 04/23/2019 10:15 am LOB 302 Full Committee Work Session: 04/25/2019 09:30 am LOB 302 Executive Session: 04/25/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302