New Hampshire Hospital Association
Real-Time Legislative Update

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:45 AM


BillTitle & Upcoming MeetingsSponsorCategoriesStatusPosition / Testimony
HB 233 Relative to The Group and Individual Health Insurance Market.

Rep. Edward Butler
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Refer to Interim Study, MA, VV; 01/08/2020
HB 257 Relative to Purchasing Alliances.

Rep. John Hunt
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in House: MA VV 01/08/2020
HB 671 Relative to Pharmacy Benefit Manager Business Practices, Licensure, and Transparency.

Rep. Edward Butler
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in House: MA VV 01/08/2020
HB 1166 (new Title) Relative to Unemployment Compensation, Certain Sanitary Protections For Covid-19, Extending The Federal Family and Medical Leave Act For Certain Covid-19 Protections, and Waiving Cost Sharing For Testing and Treatment For Covid-19.

Rep. Jerry Knirk
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vetoed by Governor Sununu 07/17/2020
HB 1219 Establishing A Committee to Study Reducing Local Costs Of Health Care For Educators.

Rep. Casey Conley
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in House: MA VV 03/11/2020
HB 1280 (new Title) Relative to Copayments For Insulin, Establishing A Wholesale Prescription Drug Importation Program, Establishing A New Hampshire Prescription Drug Affordability Board, Establishing The Prescription Drug Competitive Marketplace, Relative to The Pricing Of Generic Prescription Drugs, Relative to Prior Authorization For Prescription Drug Coverage, and Requiring Insurance Coverage For Epinephrine Auto-injectors.


Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by Governor Sununu 07/16/2020; Chapter 13
HB 1281 (new Title) Requiring Insurance Coverage For Epinephrine Auto-injectors.

Rep. Chuck Grassie
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
HB 1287 Relative to The Duration Of Antibiotic Therapy For Tick-borne Illness.

Rep. Wendy Thomas
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced 06/16/2020, and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020
HB 1304 Requiring Workers' Compensation to Cover Prophylactic Treatment For Critical Exposure.

Rep. Michael Cahill
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
HB 1346 Requiring The Insurance Department to Make A Report Regarding The Impact Of Insurance Coverage For Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders.

Rep. Rebecca McBeath
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced 06/16/2020, and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020
HB 1436 Relative to Autism Spectrum Disorder Insurance Coverage.

Rep. Gerri Cannon
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in House: MA VV 03/11/2020
HB 1484 Relative to Retroactive Denials Of Previously Paid Claims.

Rep. Ellen Read
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced 06/16/2020, and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020
HB 1623 (new Title) Relative to Telemedicine.

Rep. William Marsh
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by Governor Sununu 07/21/2020; Chapter 27
HB 1623 FN Testimony 06042020 FINAL.pdf (6-11)
HB 1633 Relative to Insurance Coverage For Tick-borne Illness.

Rep. Megan Murray
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced 06/16/2020, and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020
SB 63 Relative to Sharing Of Insurer Rebates with Enrollees.

Sen. Jon Morgan
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Signed by the Governor on 07/17/2020; Chapter 0015 I. Section 2 Effective 07/01/2024 II. Remainder Effective 08/15/2020
SB 222 Relative to Licensure Of Pharmacy Benefits Managers.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Killed in Senate: MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===
SB 418 Relative to Workers' Compensation Auditable Policies.

Sen. Kevin Cavanaugh
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
SB 419 Relative to Membership In Risk Pools.

Sen. Kevin Cavanaugh
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
SB 486 Relative to Insurance Plans That Cover Maternity Benefits.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 504 Establishing A Committee to Study The Effectiveness Of Outdoor Therapy, Art Therapy, and Music Therapy As Alternative Covered Treatments For Individuals with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Abuse Disorders.

Sen. Martha Fuller Clark
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 531 Relative to Prior Authorizations Under Group Health Insurance Policies and Managed Care.

Sen. Jon Morgan
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
SB 555 Relative to Telemedicine Coverage and Reimbursements.

Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 555 Testimony 02042020 FINAL.pdf (2-7)
SB 579 Relative to E-delivery Of Insurance Documents and Commercial Lines Renewal Notices.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 580 Relative to The Scope Of Medical Payments Under A Motor Vehicle Insurance Policy.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Placed on Laid on Table Consent List and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020
SB 619 Repealing The Sunset Provision For Insurance Coverage For Oral Anti-cancer Therapies.

Sen. Jeb Bradley
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 622 Establishing Minimum Standards For Insurance Claim Review and Settlement Practices.

Sen. Tom Sherman
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 623 Requiring Insurance Coverage For Pfas and Pfc Blood Tests.

Sen. Shannon Chandley
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 646 Relative to Medicare Supplemental Insurance.

Sen. Tom Sherman
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 647 (new Title) Relative to Telemedicine and Substance Use Disorder.

Sen. Jay Kahn
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 691 Relative to Prior Authorization For Prescription Drug Coverage.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
SB 693 Allowing Health Maintenance Organizations to Write Preferred Provider Organization Products For Medicare Advantage.

Sen. Tom Sherman
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
SB 739 Relative to Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Insurance Coverage.

Sen. Tom Sherman
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Introduced and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020
SB 749 Relative to Non-covered Services Under Dental Insurance Plans.

Sen. Cindy Rosenwald
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV
SB 750 Providing For Premium-free Insurance to Persons Who Donate A Kidney.

Sen. Martha Fuller Clark
Health Insurance / Other Insurance
Refer to Interim Study, MA, VV; 03/11/2020