Legislature(2001 - 2002)

2001-03-29 Senate Journal

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2001-03-29                     Senate Journal                      Page 0853
SB 37                                                                                             
The Finance 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(FIN) "An Act                                                 
             relating to collective negotiation by competing                                        
             physicians with health benefit plans, to health benefit                                
             plan contracts, to the application of 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 do pass: Senator Kelly, Cochair, Senators Wilken, Leman.                                    
Signing no recommendation: Senator Donley, Cochair, Senators                                        
Austerman, Olson, Green. Signing do not pass: Senator Hoffman.                                      
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Law                                                               

2001-03-29                     Senate Journal                      Page 0854
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Community and Economic                                            
 Fiscal Note No. 4, zero, Department of Health and Social Services                                  
 Fiscal Note No. 5, zero, Senate Finance Committee                                                  
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.