Legislature(2009 - 2010)
2009-08-05 House JournalFull Journal pdf
2009-08-05 House Journal Page 1184 HB 222 The following memorandum dated May 8, 2009, was received from Patty Rose, Enrolling Secretary, Division of Legal and Research Services, regarding: 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 purposes of certain dental insurance requirements; and providing for an effective date." "In accordance with Rule 43, Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature, I am reporting the following manifest error in HB 222(title am), which has been corrected in enrolling: Page 3, line 2: Delete "leave" Insert "leaves""