New Hampshire Hospital Association
Real-Time Legislative Update

Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:41 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
Signed by Governor Sununu 08/16/2019; Chapter 325
HB 233 Relative to The Group and Individual Health Insurance Market.

Rep. Edward Butler
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Rereferred to Committee, MA, VV; 05/30/2019
HB 257 Relative to Purchasing Alliances.

Rep. John Hunt
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Full Committee Work Session: 06/25/2019 10:00 am LOB 302
HB 277 (new Title) Relative to Mental Health Parity Under The Insurance Laws.

Rep. Jerry Knirk
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Sen. Cavanaugh Refused to Accede to House Request For C of C, MA, VV; 06/13/2019
HB 285 Relative to Filing and Approval Of Rates and Rating Plans Applicable to Workers' Compensation.

Rep. Rebecca McBeath
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by Governor Sununu 06/05/2019; Chapter 50
HB 508 (second New Title) Relative to Direct Primary Care.

Rep. William Marsh
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by Governor Sununu 08/16/2019; Chapter 330
HB 528 Relative to Insurance Reimbursement For Emergency Medical Services.

Rep. William Marsh
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by Governor Sununu 05/10/2019; Chapter 16 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
Signed by Governor Sununu 06/21/2019; Chapter 113
HB 671 Relative to Pharmacy Benefit Manager Business Practices, Licensure, and Transparency.

Rep. Edward Butler
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Full Committee Work Session: 06/25/2019 10:00 am LOB 302
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.

Sen. Dan Feltes
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 07/12/2019; Chapter 220; Effective 09/10/2019
SB 58 (new Title) Relative to Payment For Low-dose Mammography Coverage.

Sen. Jeb Bradley
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 07/12/2019; Chapter 226; Effective 09/10/2019 Support
SB 58 Testimony 012919 FINAL.pdf (1-31)
SB 58 Testimony 042319 FINAL.pdf (4-25)
SB 59 (new Title) Adding Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Acute Stress Disorder to The Definition Of "injury" For Purposes Of Workers' Compensation, Establishing The Commission to Study The Incidence Of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder In First Responders, and Clarifying Workers' Compensation For Firefighter and Heart, Lung, or Cancer Disease.

Sen. Regina Birdsell
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 07/17/2019; Chapter 251 I. Section 5 Effective 11/01/2020 II. RSA 281-A:17, inserted by section 3, shall take effect 01/01/2021 III. Remainder Effective 07/17/2019
SB 63 Relative to Sharing Of Insurer Rebates with Enrollees.

Sen. Jon Morgan
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Full Committee Work Session: 06/25/2019 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
Signed by the Governor on 07/10/2019; Chapter 199; Effective 09/08/2019
SB 189 Relative to The Insurance Premium Tax.

Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 06/25/2019; Chapter 0141; Effective 01/01/2020
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.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 07/19/2019; Chapter 277 I. Section 3 Effective 07/01/2024 II. Remainder Effective 09/17/2019
SB 228 Relative to Multiple-employer Welfare Arrangements.

Sen. Dan Feltes
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
6/21 Killed in committee of conference (report not filed)
SB 251 (new Title) Relative to The Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association and Relative to An Unfair Insurance Practice Regarding Certain Prescriptions.

Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
I. Section 1 Effective 01/01/2020 II. Section 2 Effective 07/01/2019
SB 258 Relative to Telemedicine and Telehealth Services.

Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 08/12/2019; Chapter 321 I. Sections 3&4 Effective 01/01/2020 II. Remainder Effective 10/11/2019 Support
SB 258 NHHA Testimony 030519 FINAL.pdf (3-8)
SB 258 NHHA Testimony 042419 FINAL.pdf (4-26)
SB 279 Relative to Access to Fertility Care.

Sen. Martha Hennessey
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 08/01/2019; Chapter 307; Effective 01/01/2020