Legislation

61 records found

Legislative scorecard:

0 bills enacted | 60 bills pending | 1 bill dead

Delaware
Counterfeit Airbags, HB 28, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits the sale or installation of counterfeit airbags.

Florida
Insurance Verification Database, HB 173, Bill status: Dead

Creates a statewide data registry to verify insurance and requires law enforcement officers to access online insurance information at traffic stops and crash investigations. BILL WITHDRAWN by Sponsor.

Florida
Assignment of Benefits, SB 122, Bill status: Pending

Limits the recovery of attorney fees to only the named insured on the policy and not third-parties to whom the claim may be assigned.

Hawaii
Counterfeit Airbags, HB 253, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits the manufacture, sale or installation of counter airbags. Companion bill to SB 506.

Hawaii
Counterfeit Airbags, SB506, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits the manufacture, sale or installation of counterfeit airbags. Companion bill to HB 253.

Iowa
Fraud Bureau Funding, SSB 1020, Bill status: Pending

Creates a new state treasury special fund to be known as the insurance fraud bureau special fund. All interest, fines, and penalties, collected by the department of workforce development from employers shall be paid into the fund. Moneys in the fund are then to be appropriated each fiscal year to the insurance division within the department of commerce to be used for the support and maintenance of the insurance fraud bureau.

Kentucky
Balanced Billing, SB 24, Bill status: Pending

Controls out-of-network balanced billing and requires a data base of billed health care services.

Kentucky
Balanced Billing, HB 138, Bill status: Pending

Controls out-of-network balanced billing and requires a data base of billed health care services.

Kentucky
Criminal Penalties, HB 151, Bill status: Pending

Increases penalties and fines for acts of insurance fraud.

Maine
Telephone Solicitation , SB 89, Bill status: Pending

Makes it an unfair trade practice for a telemarketer to misrepresent the telemarketer's phone number and prohibits the use of prerecorded or artificial voices by telemarketers.

Michigan
PIP Reforms, SB 1, Bill status: Pending

Seeks to reform the state PIP system, lower rates and prevent fraud through restrictions on common ownership and referrals between legal, medical and transportation services.

Michigan
Auto Insurance Verification, SB 7, Bill status: Pending

Establishes a system for online verification of evidence of automobile insurance and provides any excess funds from violation penalties shall be used to establish and maintain a statutorily created automobile insurance fraud prevention authority.

Michigan
Auto Fraud Bureau, SB 5, Bill status: Pending

Requires establishment and funding of the Michigan Automobile Insurance Fraud Authority by no later March 2020. The Authority would not be a state agency but subject to certain state rules and regulations promulgated by the bill.

Missouri
Roofing Contractors, HB 170, Bill status: Pending

Provides for voluntary registration of roofing contractors. Prohibits any contractor whose license has been suspended or revoked in another state from registering.

Montana
Restitution, HB 92, Bill status: Pending

Updates interest rate awards on restitution orders and civil suits against those committing fraud.

Montana
Workers Compensation, D 525, Bill status: Pending

Eliminates the state-sponsored and run workers compensation insurance fund and sets up a plan to move to full private-based workers comp coverage.

Nebraska
Counterfeit Airbags, LB 7, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits the marketing and installation of counterfeit airbags.

Nevada
Criminal Penalties, AB 87, Bill status: Pending

Subjects those committing staged accidents to imprisonment for a minimum term of not less than 1 year and a maximum term of 20 years, and a fine of not more than $50,000.

New Hampshire
Fraud Reporting & Discsloure, HB 341, Bill status: Pending

Changes state law to release an insurer's letter to the DOI regarding a consumer complaint but without any attachments. Permits commissioner to set further disclosure rules.

New Hampshire
Anti-Fraud Plans, SB 64, Bill status: Pending

Modifies current fraud plan law to allow for commissioner to request a copy of the insurer's plan. Continues possible license suspension provision for failure to enact anti-fraud plans.

New Jersey
Deductible & Co-Pay Waivers are Insurance Fraud, AB 468, Bill status: Pending

A waiver, rebate or payment of an insured's deductible or co-pay would be a violation of the state insurance fraud statute.

New Jersey
Insurance Fraud Act Violations, A2092, Bill status: Pending

Violation of New Jersey Insurance Fraud Prevention Act results in loss of motor vehicle liability insurance coverage; innocent persons may claim UM/UIM.

New Jersey
Access to Crash Reports, AB 3651, Bill status: Pending

Restricts access to traffic accident reports until 80 days afer the accident.

New Jersey
Insurance Crime Website, AB 1678, Bill status: Pending

Requires the Department of Banking & Insurance to publish on a website those convicted of insurance crimes.

New Jersey
White Collar Crime Registry, AB 315, Bill status: Pending

Creates a registery of those convicted for white collar crimes including insurance fraud.

New Jersey
RICO, AB 182, Bill status: Pending

Includes workers comp fraud above $25K as part of the state RICO law

New Jersey
Access to Crash Reports, AB 2337, Bill status: Pending

Restricts access to crash reports

New Jersey
Access to Crash Reports, SB 815, Bill status: Pending

Restricts access to traffic crash reports

New Jersey
Pain Clinic Licensure, SB 2735, Bill status: Pending

Requires licensure of pain clinics and reporting on prescribing practices.

New Jersey
Withholding of Identifcation, AB 4283, Bill status: Pending

Establishes penalty for withholding identification to hinder apprehension or prosecution.

New Jersey
Expands immunity for fraud reporting., SB 2970, Bill status: Pending

Broadens scope of information sharing and civil immunity for reporting of insurance fraud.

New Mexico
Surprise Billing, HB 207, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits surprise and out-of-network billing by medical service providers who are not a part of a patient's service network.

New York
Workers Compensation Audits, AB 38, Bill status: Pending

Requires WC audits every 2 years and provides criminal penalties for knowingly under-reporting, misclassifying or mis-stating information to secure WC insurance.

New York
Workers Compensation, A 552, Bill status: Pending

Requires WC audits every 2 years and provides criminal penalties for knowingly under-reporting, misclassifying or mis-stating information to secure WC insurance.

New York
Medical Bill Audits, SB 873, Bill status: Pending

A health plan shall not determine an overpayment amount through the use of extrapolation except with the consent of the health care provider, except where there is a reasonable belief of fraud or intentional misconduct.

New York
Medicaid Fraud, SB 995, Bill status: Pending

Creates incentives for counties to investigate and prosecute Medicaid fraud.

New York
Identify Fraud, SB 1088, Bill status: Pending

Adds theft of a person's medical or health insurance information to the list of identify thefts subject to criminal prosecution.

New York
Identity Fraud, AB 809, Bill status: Pending

Adds theft of a person's medical or health insurance information to the list of identify thefts subject to criminal prosecution

New York
Medicaid Fraud, SB 949, Bill status: Pending

Provides the full amount expended by a local social services district for medical assistance fraud, waste and abuse investigations via the use of data mining software shall be reimbursed by the state

New York
Storm Chaser, SB 1405, Bill status: Pending

Requires written contracts for roofing, gutter, downspout and siding contractors. Mandates disclosure of liability insurance coverage type with limits and prohibits rebates or payments of deductibles.

North Dakota
Criminal Penalties , SB 2077, Bill status: Pending

Redefines insurance fraud criminal classifications for increased prosecution and sets statutes of limitations for charges. Passed Senate 1/9/19. Sent to House.

North Dakota
Medicaid Fraud, S.B. 2347, Bill status: Pending

Creates a Medicaid fraud control unit within the attorney general's office. Provides both criminal and civil penalties and recovery for actions involving Medicaid fraud.

North Dakota
Public Adjuster Licensing, HB 1219, Bill status: Pending

Mandates licensure and written contracts for public adjusters. Prohibits payment or reimbursement for insurance deductibles by third parties.

North Dakota
Counterfeit Airbags, HB 1143, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits the marketing and installation of counterfeit airbags.

Oklahoma
Workers Compensation , HB 2367, Bill status: Pending

An employer or insurance carrier has the right to audit or question the reasonableness and necessity of medical treatment contained in a bill for treatment Limits payments for compound medications and prohibits physician dispensing directly.

Rhode Island
Patient Brokering, HB 5092, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits paying a commission, benefit, bonus, rebate, kickback, or bribe, directly or indirectly, in cash or in kind, or engaging in any split-fee arrangement to induce the referral of a patient to or from a health care provider or health care facility. Imposes fines from $50-500,000.00 for violations.

South Carolina
Anti-Fraud Funding, SB 229, Bill status: Pending

Increases funding for the insurance fraud division from $200K to $400K annually.

Texas
Caller ID, HB 101, Bill status: Pending

Creates a criminal offense for false caller identification information displays.

Utah
Fraudulent Acts, HB 55, Bill status: Pending

Expands and increases the definition of fraudulent insurance acts. Prohibits licensure for insurance sales to those convicted of fraud.

Vermont
Surprise Billing, SB 31, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits surprise billing for emergency medical services provided out-of network and requires health insurers to maintain up-to-date provider network information on their websites.

Virginia
Balanced Billing, HB 1714, Bill status: Pending

Sets payment for out-of-network emergency services at the fair market value normally billed and accepted for such services.

Virginia
Counterfeit Airbags, HB 2143, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits the sale or installation of counterfeit airbags.

Virginia
Balanced Billing, SB 1362, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits an out-of-network provider from balance billing a covered person for the costs of an ancillary service when an in-network provider referred the covered person to the out-of-network provider. Companion bill to HB 2543.

Virginia
Fraud Disclosure, HB 2344, Bill status: Pending

Authorizes the Commissioner to provide to insurers and anti-fraud organizations vehicle information, including the owner's name and address, descriptive data and title, registration, vehicle activity data, and driver information including name, license number and classification, date of birth, and address information for each driver under the age of 22 licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Virginia
Balanced Billing, HB 2543, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits an out-of-network provider from balance billing a covered person for the costs of an ancillary service when an in-network provider referred the covered person to the out-of-network provider. Companion bill to SB 1362.

Virginia
Balanced Billing, SB 1763, Bill status: Pending

Provides any benefits billed with respect to services rendered in an emergency department of a hospital for an out-of-network health care provider be limited to an amount equal to the greatest of the amount negotiated with in-network providers for the emergency service or, if more than one amount is negotiated, the median of these amounts.

Washington
Balanced Billing, HB 1065, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits balanced and surprise billing for out-of-network services for care at in-network medical treatment centers.

Washington
Balanced Billing, SB 5031, Bill status: Pending

Prohibits balanced and surprise billing for out-of-network services for care at in-network medical treatment centers.

Washington
Fraud Bureau Funding, HB 1069, Bill status: Pending

Creates an insurance fraud surcharge account to increase funding for state anti-fraud efforts and investigation.

Wyoming
Medicaid Fraud, SF 85, Bill status: Pending

Establishes the Medicaid fraud control unit within the office of the attorney general; requires access to Medicaid records; creates criminal penalties relating to Medicaid fraud and authorizes exclusion or suspension of Medicaid providers committing fraud.

Federal
Medicaid Fraud, HB 233, Bill status: Pending

Amends Title XIX of the Social Security Act; clarifies the authority of state Medicaid fraud and abuse control units to investigate and prosecute cases of Medicaid patient abuse and neglect in any setting.