Insurance

2020 Regular Session

Insurance

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 95
Not Rated
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 347
Not Rated
Uninsured Motorist Act; provide coverage for claims involving person or entity immune under MTCA. Alive
Analysis:
HB 408
Not Rated
Credit for reinsurance; provide requirements for. Alive
Analysis:
HB 691
Not Rated
Auto insurance; delete repealer on statute requiring repair shop and lienholder as additional payees on check paying claim. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2005
Not Rated
State Health Insurance Plan; provide benefits to surviving spouse/dependent of law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2172
Not Rated
Health insurance; require coverage for supplies used after surgery to remove bladder or colon. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2197
Not Rated
Tort Claims Act; provide immunity for public ambulance service. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2198
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation Law; revise various provisions of. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2199
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation Law; require blood tests and autopsies in found-dead cases under certain conditions. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2201
Not Rated
Workers' compensation; increase assessment for the Second Injury Trust Fund. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2227
Neutral
MS Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Act; revise to include HMO subscriber contracts and certificates. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2228
Not Rated
Health insurance policies; prohibit step therapy requirements for certain prescription drugs to treat stage-four cancer. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2230
Not Rated
Uninsured Motorist Act; provide coverage for claims involving vehicles owned or operated by persons protected by the MS Tort Claims Act. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2268
Not Rated
Health insurance policies; require coverage for hearing aids and services for children under 21. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2300
Not Rated
State Fire Academy; designate as an authorized medical first responder training program. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2301
Not Rated
Auto insurance; remove repealer on statute requiring repair business or lienholder to be added as payees on claim checks. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2302
Not Rated
Mississippi First Responders Health and Safety Act; provide payments for benefits and insurance premiums. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2303
Not Rated
Credit for reinsurance; provide requirements for reciprocal jurisdictions. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2373
Not Rated
Travel Insurance Act of 2020; create. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2374
Not Rated
Commercial Lines Modernization Act; enact. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2410
Not Rated
Property and casualty insurance; require insurers to name the general contractor as payee if property losses exceed a certain amount. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2541
Not Rated
State and School Health Insurance Management Board; authorize superintendent of education to name designee. Alive
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SB 2542
Not Rated
State Health Insurance Management Board; add certain academic medical officials to the board. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2543
Not Rated
Workers' compensation; increase maximum total recovery and remove cap on permanent total disability compensation. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2547
Not Rated
Health insurance; Commissioner of Insurance must approve rate filings containing an increase in premiums. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2558
Not Rated
Health insurance; require certain policies to provide coverage for physician-prescribed proton beam therapy. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2559
Not Rated
Health insurance carriers; require to cap patient cost for prescriptions for insulin drugs. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2561
Not Rated
Motor vehicle liability insurance; require to renew registration. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2587
Not Rated
Motor vehicle title; require permanent branding after insurance company's payment of total loss claim. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2617
Not Rated
Uninsured Motorist Act; allow political subdivisions to offset claim by medical expenses paid under workers' comp. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2709
Not Rated
Insurance premium discount for hurricane or windstorm damage mitigation; include commercial property. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2710
Not Rated
Health care payers; require to follow same criteria for hospital inpatient admissions as those used under Medicare Part A. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2833
Not Rated
Dental Care Benefits Law; revise appeal procedures for denial of claims. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2840
Not Rated
Commissioner of Insurance; shall resolve certain disputes between provider and insured regarding billing. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2857
Not Rated
The Mississippi Direct Health Care Act; revise definitions. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed