Insurance

2020 Regular Session

Insurance

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 95
Neutral
Commissioner of Insurance; provide shall resolve certain disputes between provider and insured regarding billing. Alive
Analysis: This will allow consumers to seek arbitration on hospital/ insurance and billing issues. However, there is no appeals process outside of the Department of Insurance.
HB 102
Not Rated
Health insurance policies; require coverage for certain obesity treatments. Alive
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HB 104
Not Rated
Motor vehicle liability insurance; increase minimum coverage required. Alive
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HB 198
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation Law; increase maximum total recovery under to 520 weeks. Alive
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HB 250
Not Rated
Nursing homes; require to purchase and maintain a minimum amount of liability insurance. Alive
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HB 287
Not Rated
Life insurance; authorize funeral services provider to obtain certain information regarding a deceased's. Alive
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HB 313
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation Law; require blood tests and autopsies in found dead cases under certain conditions. Alive
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HB 314
Not Rated
Workers' compensation; increase assessment for the Second Injury Trust Fund. Alive
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HB 315
Not Rated
Patient Choice Act of 2020; create. Alive
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HB 317
Not Rated
Motor vehicle liability insurance; require to renew registration. Alive
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HB 318
Not Rated
Commercial Lines Modernization Act; enact. Alive
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HB 324
Not Rated
Automobile insurance; require diminution of value as additional damages when third-party negligence damages a motor vehicle. Alive
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HB 347
Neutral
Uninsured Motorist Act; provide coverage for claims involving person or entity immune under MTCA. Alive
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HB 349
Not Rated
Nonadmitted policy fee; delete repealer on and revise distribution of. Alive
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HB 374
Not Rated
Insurance; require certain consumer information and notice and availability of mediation regarding balance billing. Alive
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HB 384
Not Rated
State Health Insurance Plan; provide coverage for proton therapy to treat cancer and certain noncancerous tumors. Alive
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HB 386
Not Rated
Life insurance; authorize funeral services provider to obtain certain information within two business days. Alive
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HB 408
Neutral
Credit for reinsurance; provide requirements for. Alive
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HB 424
Not Rated
Health insurance policies; require coverage for hearing aids and services for children under 21. Alive
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HB 434
Not Rated
Windpool; divert money from nonadmitted policy fees for revolving loan fund for tornado sirens. Alive
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HB 461
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation Law; revise various provisions of. Alive
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HB 468
Neutral
Mississippi Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Act; revise. Alive
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HB 471
Not Rated
Pharmacies; reduce time period covered by audit of claims submitted to pharmacy benefit managers. Alive
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HB 474
Not Rated
Health insurance carriers; require to cap patient cost for prescriptions for insulin drugs. Alive
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HB 492
Not Rated
Used motor vehicle dealer; require MMVC to make available a distinction with less liability required for certain limited auto auction buyers. Alive
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HB 542
Not Rated
Contraceptives; require insurers, Medicaid and the State Health Plan to cover without cost sharing. Alive
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HB 691
Not Rated
Auto insurance; delete repealer on statute requiring repair shop and lienholder as additional payees on check paying claim. Alive
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HB 728
Not Rated
Liability insurance policies; must include provision that insolvency or bankruptcy of insured does not release insurer from payment of damages during policy. Alive
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HB 736
Not Rated
Counties; authorize to offer Medicare eligible county employees supplemental benefits if employees secure Medicare in lieu of using county insurance. Alive
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HB 744
Not Rated
Insurance policies; include commercial properties in requirement that discount or rate reduction apply if mitigation requirements met. Alive
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HB 750
Good Policy
Mississippi Public Records Act of 1983; exempt certain records of Workers' Compensation Commission from definition of public records. Alive
Analysis: This bill exempts any records of the Mississippi Worker's Compensation Commission that include personal, private or identifying information of any person from the definition of "public records". Filing a workman's compensation claim should not subject someone to having their personal information included in the public record.
HB 773
Neutral
Commercial Lines Modernization Act; enact. Alive
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HB 780
Not Rated
Motor vehicle liability insurance; require to renew registration. Alive
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HB 825
Not Rated
Health insurance; require certain policies to provide coverage for physician-prescribed proton beam therapy. Alive
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HB 837
Not Rated
Health insurance policies; require certain to provide infertility coverage and establish pilot program in State Health Plan. Alive
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HB 982
Not Rated
Nonadmitted policy fee; delete repealer on and revise distribution of. Alive
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HB 1011
Not Rated
Workers' compensation; require emergency hearing upon request of either party. Alive
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HB 1046
Not Rated
Uninsured motorist coverage; require to include claims involving certain vehicles protected by MTCA immunity. Alive
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HB 1050
Not Rated
Uninsured motorist coverage; provide that coverage is mandatory in every automobile liability insurance policy. Alive
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HB 1051
Not Rated
Uninsured motorist coverage; provide that limits will be equal to liability coverage unless insured selects otherwise. Alive
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HB 1059
Not Rated
Direct Primary Care Act; revise to Direct Health Care Act to apply to all health care providers. Alive
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HB 1070
Not Rated
State option for healthcare coverage; direct Department of Health and Insurance Department to study and present proposal to Legislature. Alive
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HB 1073
Not Rated
Property and casualty insurance; require blighted real property to be cleaned up before insurer pays insured more than one-fourth of damages. Alive
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HB 1107
Not Rated
State Board of Dental Examiners; require to prescribe regulations requiring dentists to maintain professional liability and malpractice insurance. Alive
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HB 1117
Not Rated
Interstate compact; authorize State of Mississippi to enter into with other southern states to expand market access to health insurance. Alive
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HB 1251
Not Rated
State Board of Education; revise meeting schedule to provide discretion to meet once a month. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed