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2009-04-15 House Journal

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HB 222                                                                                                                        
Representative Kerttula gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                           
HB 222(title am) (page 996).                                                                                                    
Representative Kerttula moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
reconsideration of HB 222(title am) be taken up on the same day.                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
The following was again before the House in third reading:                                                                      
    HOUSE BILL NO. 222(title am)                                                                                                
    "An Act prohibiting discrimination by health care insurers based                                                            
    on genetic information; providing special enrollment requirements                                                           
    related to Medicaid and state child health plan coverage; requiring                                                         
    a health care insurer to offer coverage for the treatment of                                                                
    alcoholism or drug abuse; providing continuity of coverage for                                                              
    college students during medically necessary leaves of absence                                                               
    from college; requiring health care insurers in the group market to                                                         
    provide parity in the application of mental health and substance                                                            
    abuse benefits that comply with federal requirements; amending                                                              
    the definition of 'dentist' to include out-of-state dentists for                                                            

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    purposes of certain dental insurance requirements; and providing                                                            
    for an effective date."                                                                                                     
The question to be reconsidered:  "Shall HB 222(title am) pass the                                                              
House?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
HB 222(title am)--RECONSIDERATION                                                                                               
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
YEAS:  29   NAYS:  10   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom,                                                                    
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Gara, Gardner, Gruenberg, Guttenberg,                                                               
Harris, Hawker, Holmes, Joule, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Lynn, Munoz,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Ramras, Salmon, Seaton, Thomas, Tuck                                                                   
Nays:  Austerman, Foster, Herron, Johansen, Johnson, Keller, Kelly,                                                             
Millett, Stoltze, Wilson                                                                                                        
Excused:  Gatto                                                                                                                 
And so, HB 222(title am) passed the House on reconsideration.                                                                   
Representative Johansen moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                              
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
HB 222(title am) was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.