Legislature(2001 - 2002)
2001-03-14 Senate JournalFull Journal pdf
2001-03-14 Senate Journal Page 0653 SB 37 The Labor and Commerce Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 37 "An Act relating to collective negotiation by physicians with health benefit plans; and to health benefit plan contracts with individual competing physicians" and recommended it be replaced with CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 37(L&C)"An Act relating to collective negotiation by physicians with health benefit plans, to health benefit plan contracts with individual competing physicians, to the application of state antitrust laws to agreements involving providers and groups of providers affected by collective negotiations, and to the effect of the collective negotiation provisions on health care providers." Signing no recommendation: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Davis, Torgerson. Signing do pass: Senators Austerman, Leman. The following previously published fiscal information applies: Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Law Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Community and Economic Development Fiscal Note No. 3, indeterminate, Department of Administration Fiscal Note No. 4, zero, Department of Health and Social Services The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.