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HB 2256, 81st Regular Session
Relating to mediation of out-of-network health benefit claim disputes concerning enrollees, facility-based physicians, and certain health benefit plans; imposing an administrative penalty.

Last action: Effective immediately

Author: Kelly Hancock
Joint Author: Trey Martinez Fischer | Eddie Rodriguez | Todd Smith | David Leibowitz
Coauthor: Betty Brown | Fred Brown | Bill Callegari | Myra Crownover | Roland Gutierrez | Bryan Hughes | Jodie Laubenberg | Sid Miller | Randy Weber
Sponsor: Robert Duncan

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2009, 81st R.S.,ch. 1290, General and Special Laws of Texas

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Health Care Providers
Hospitals
Insurance--Health & Accident
MEDIATION, DISPUTE RESOLUTION, & ARBITRATION
PHYSICIANS

House Committee: Insurance (John Smithee, Joe Deshotel, Craig Eiland, Kelly Hancock, Todd Hunter, Carl Isett, Trey Martinez Fischer, Larry Taylor, Senfronia Thompson)
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Robert Duncan, John Carona, Bob Deuell, Rodney Ellis, Troy Fraser, Chris Harris, Mike Jackson, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Leticia Van de Putte)

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