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               (See also HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; POLLUTION LIABILITY INSURANCE AGENCY; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE)
Benefits, noncontractual goods and wares as inducements to insureds, modifying regulation of: HB 1761, ESHB 1761, SB 5743
Benefits, noncontractual goods, wares, contributions, and sponsorships as inducements to insureds, modifying regulation of: * ESSB 5743, CH 272 (2015)
Contracts, benefits when customer dissatisfied, allowing: * EHB 1578, CH 121 (2016)
Dental, carrier rate and form filing for standalone plans: HB 1053, SHB 1053, SB 5023, * SSB 5023, CH 19 (2015)
Dental, dental only plan, coverage for emergency dental conditions, when: * SHB 1002, CH 9 (2015)
Dental, dental only plan, services within standard of care, prohibiting denial of claim for: HB 2499
Dental, existing condition coverage exclusions, prohibiting: SB 6648
Dental, limited contractor unfair and deceptive practices: HB 1002
Dental, stand-alone plans, filing and regulatory review uniformity: HB 2880, SB 6536, * SSB 6536, CH 156 (2016)
Disabilities, veterans with and dependents of, supplemental insurance plans for, reviewing barriers to: * SB 5974, CH 127 (2015)
Disability insurance, association plans, continuation during affordable care act implementation, when: SB 5595
Disability insurance, grief counseling and other noninsurance benefits option: HB 1659, * SB 5581, CH 143 (2016)
Disability insurance, group for veterans, CHAMPVA-related definitions: * SB 6405, CH 65 (2016)
Disability insurance, palliative care services through home health and hospice benefits, when: HB 1167, SB 5165, * SSB 5165, CH 22 (2015)
Domestic insurers, acquisition of, insurer making offer to acquire control, restrictions: SB 6323
Drivers, financial responsibility, notice and documents connected with judgments: HB 2405, * SHB 2405, CH 93 (2016), SB 5658
Drivers, financial responsibility, requiring proof from random sample of registered vehicle owners: SB 5704
Electronic means, notices and documents delivered by, when: HB 1329, * ESB 5471, CH 263 (2015)
Family and medical leave insurance, implementing: HB 1273, SHB 1273, SB 5459
Firearms, liability coverage for, requiring for lawful purchase: HB 2836
Health benefit exchange, as qualified voter registration agency: HB 2682, SHB 2682, SB 6379
Health benefit exchange, COFA citizens, premium assistance program for: HB 2986
Health benefit exchange, enrollment and demographic data capture by, reporting requirements: SSB 5142, 2SSB 5142
Health benefit exchange, enrollment and demographic data for plans, requirements: SB 5626
Health benefit exchange, grace period, reimbursing providers and facilities during: HB 1700, SB 5340
Health benefit exchange, grace periods, premium delinquency, and notice and outreach: * 2ESB 6089, CH 33 (2015)
Health benefit exchange, individual plan premium funds aggregation, prohibiting aggregation or delegation of: HB 1628, SB 5142, SSB 5142, 2SSB 5142
Health benefit exchange, moving payment function out of, monitoring process of: SSB 5142, 2SSB 5142
Health benefit exchange, nonmedicaid persons enrolling, forecasting: HB 2378, SHB 2378, SB 6279
Health benefit exchange, pediatric oral services essential health benefit category: HB 1852, SHB 1852
Health benefit exchange, prescription drug coverage under plans offered through: HB 2021, * SHB 2021, CH 161 (2015)
Health benefit exchange, special enrollment period, qualifying event verification during: * 2ESB 6089, CH 33 (2015)
Health benefit exchange, spending reduction and strategic improvement plans: * 2ESB 6089, CH 33 (2015)
Health benefit exchange, stand-alone dental family plans, issuer tax and user fee: * HB 2768, CH 133 (2016)
Health benefit exchange, stand-alone dental plans through, including service charge and B&O tax: HB 2110
Health benefit exchange, suspending: HB 1025, SB 5132
Health care, abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drugs as plan formulary drugs: HB 2464, SB 5695
Health care, affordable care act employer responsibility penalty, extending to certain employers, when: HB 1931
Health care, aim 3-part health and health care solution, contract with vendor after pilot project and study: HB 1600
Health care, association plans, continuation during affordable care act implementation, when: SB 5595
Health care, balance billing by out-of-network providers, work group to study ways to eliminate: SHB 2447
Health care, basic health plan, state residency requirement for benefits: HB 1372
Health care, carrier network changes, provider notification: SB 5150
Health care, carrier rate and form filing for certain plans: HB 1053, SHB 1053, SB 5023, * SSB 5023, CH 19 (2015)
Health care, claims, statewide all-payer health care claims database, modifying: HB 1437
Health care, compelling of participation in any health care system, prohibiting: HB 2198
Health care, continuity of coverage and care, task force on, establishing: HB 1669, SHB 1669, SB 5625
Health care, cost-sharing for certain health care, restricting: HB 2408, SHB 2408, SB 6266
Health care, coverage for all state residents by 2020: HB 1321, SB 5305
Health care, coverage for contraception, sterilization, and associated services, requirements: HB 1647, SB 5574
Health care, elective abortion and certain organizations, public funds use for, prohibitions: HB 2294, HB 2754
Health care, emergency services, balance billing by out-of-network providers, work group to study ways to eliminate: SHB 2447
Health care, emergency services, billing by facility-based participating and nonparticipating providers: HB 2447
Health care, employee birth control and reproductive health care coverage: HB 1502, SB 5026, SB 6493
Health care, employees covered by medical assistance, employer responsibility penalty and related provisions: SB 5895
Health care, employer-provided portable health care accounts, state to apply for federal waiver for: SB 6488
Health care, expanding coverage and reducing costs, federal waiver to permit, applying for: HB 1967, SHB 1967
Health care, for veterans with disabilities, supplemental insurance plans, reviewing barriers to: * SB 5974, CH 127 (2015)
Health care, grace period, providing care during, provider choice: HB 1626
Health care, group health benefit plans, filing and regulatory review uniformity: HB 2880, SB 6536, * SSB 6536, CH 156 (2016)
Health care, health security trust, creating: HB 1025, SB 5132, SB 5741
Health care, healthpath Washington managed care program, tax preferences for: HB 1459
Health care, hearing disability services and hearing aids, equal coverage for: HB 2687, SB 6394
Health care, high patient out-of-pocket costs, task force on, creating: HB 2871, SHB 2871
Health care, hospital patient in observation status, notification for insurance purposes: HB 1186, ESHB 1186
Health care, hospital services coverage continuity when contract with carrier is being terminated: HB 1978, SB 5648
Health care, independent review organizations, annual report submission, transmission, and posting: SHB 1956
Health care, independent review organizations, insured-initiated review of insurer benefit determinations by: HB 1956
Health care, independent review organizations, transfer of regulatory authority: * HB 2326, CH 139 (2016)
Health care, information, release by insurers: HB 1005, * SB 5011, CH 289 (2015)
Health care, insurer holding company act to include service contractors and HMOs: HB 1065, * SB 5717, CH 122 (2015)
Health care, medicare, seeking for special commitment center health care costs reimbursement: HB 1775, * SB 5693, CH 271 (2015)
Health care, Pacific islanders who are COFA citizens, health care premium assistance program for: HB 2986
Health care, palliative care services through home health and hospice benefits, when: HB 1167, SB 5165, * SSB 5165, CH 22 (2015)
Health care, participating provider agreements with vision care providers, requirements: HB 1762, SB 5474
Health care, patient out-of-pocket costs, task force on, creating: SB 6569, * SSB 6569, CH 25 (2016) V
Health care, payments by second-party payment process, qualified health plan issuer acceptance of: * EHB 1890, CH 284 (2015), SB 5798
Health care, prescription drug benefit coverage limitation, exclusion, or out-of-pocket cost increase, prohibitions: HB 2319, SHB 2319, SB 6209
Health care, prescription drug coverage, maximum cost sharing per drug: HB 2602, SB 6320
Health care, prescription medication synchronization programs, dispensing provisions: HB 1566, SB 5441, * ESSB 5441, CH 213 (2015)
Health care, prior authorization and provider tiers, requirements: * E2SHB 1471, CH 251 (2015)
Health care, prior authorization standards, requirements: HB 1471, SHB 1471, SB 5560
Health care, provider compensation, filing and public disclosure: * HB 2332, CH 122 (2016), SB 6167
Health care, provider credentialing applications, submission to uniform electronic process database: SHB 2335, * 2SHB 2335, CH 123 (2016)
Health care, provider credentialing information, submission and availability: HB 2335, SB 6336
Health care, provider prescription incentive payments, disclosure by health plan carrier: HB 1683, SB 5443
Health care, purchase of coverage through PEBB by certain counties: HB 1740, SB 5731
Health care, purchase of coverage through PEBB by political subdivisions: ESHB 1740, ESHB 2156, * SB 6475, CH 67 (2016)
Health care, radiology benefit managers, registration of: * SHB 1183, CH 166 (2015)
Health care, radiology benefit managers, regulating: HB 1183
Health care, residential mental health services treatment, coverage for: HB 2339, SHB 2339
Health care, school employees' benefits board, creating: HB 1937, SB 5976, SSB 5976, SB 6109
Health care, second-party payment process, issuer acceptance when from business solely owned by enrollee: HB 2904
Health care, second-party payment process, issuer acceptance when from sole proprietor business, conditions: SHB 2904
Health care, service contractors and HMOs, maximum capital and reserves accumulation by: SB 6024
Health care, services performed by pharmacists, advisory committee concerning health plan coverage for: * ESSB 5557, CH 237 (2015)
Health care, services performed by pharmacists, prohibiting health plan denial of benefits, when: SB 5557, * ESSB 5557, CH 237 (2015)
Health care, small business former association plan and certain current plan, B&O tax credit for cost difference: HB 2118
Health care, spinal manipulation services, fair payment of chiropractors for: HB 2861
Health care, stand-alone vision plans, filing and regulatory review uniformity: HB 2880, SB 6536, * SSB 6536, CH 156 (2016)
Health care, state agency prescription drug purchasing and reimbursement guidelines, adopting: SB 6593
Health care, statewide all-payer health care claims database, modifying provisions: HB 2363, SB 5084, * ESSB 5084, CH 246 (2015)
Health care, telemedicine as reimbursable service, health plan and hospital compliance requirements: HB 1403, SB 5175, * SSB 5175, CH 23 (2015)
Health care, telemedicine or store and forward technology, as reimbursable service: * SSB 6519, CH 68 (2016)
Health care, telemedicine, homes as reimbursable originating sites: SB 6519, * SSB 6519, CH 68 (2016)
Health care, termination of pregnancy, coverage for, requirements: HB 1647, SB 5574
Health care, third-party administrators, new chapter: HB 2445, SB 6447
Health care, under health care authority, school or public employees retired or with disabilities, when: HB 2003
Health care, vision materials and services, including contracts with providers, health carrier requirements: ESHB 1762
Health care, Washington state health insurance pool, funding during pool enrollment freeze, work group to examine: 2ESHB 2340
Health care, Washington state health insurance pool, modifying eligibility: HB 2340, 2ESHB 2340, SB 6271
Health maintenance organizations, association plans, continuation during affordable care act implementation, when: SB 5595
Health maintenance organizations, maximum capital and reserves accumulation by: SB 6024
Holding companies, amending insurer holding company act: HB 1065, * SB 5717, CH 122 (2015)
Investments of insurers, including concentration of risky assets: SB 6022
Life insurance, reserve requirements, modernizing: HB 1076, SHB 1076, * SB 5180, CH 142 (2016)
Long-term care, certified independent review organizations for disputes: HB 1066
Longshore and harbor workers' insurance assigned risk plan, provisions: HB 1475, SHB 1475, SB 5722
Motor vehicle service contract providers, certain regulatory requirements: HB 2355, ESHB 2355, SB 6309, * ESSB 6309, CH 224 (2016)
Motor vehicles, commercial transportation services providers, coverage requirements: ESHB 2131, * ESSB 5550, CH 236 (2015), SB 6444
Motor vehicles, commercial transportation services providers, liability insurance, state regulatory preemption: HB 2733
Motor vehicles, employee personal use agreements service contracts exemption: * HB 2356, CH 125 (2016), SB 6301, SSB 6301
Motor vehicles, for hire vehicle operators using personal vehicles, mandatory coverage for each vehicle: HB 2018
Motor vehicles, for hire vehicles and operators, liability insurance, state regulatory preemption: HB 2733
Motor vehicles, insurance verification program, department of licensing to develop: SB 6595
Motor vehicles, taxicab companies, liability insurance, state regulatory preemption: HB 2733
Motor vehicles, transportation network companies, coverage requirements: SB 5550
Motor vehicles, underinsured coverage, provisions: HB 1579
Motorcyclists, liability insurance, mandatory: HB 2094, HB 2393
Mutual insurers, redomesticating to another state, prohibiting, alternative: SB 5838
Protection product guarantee providers, registration and regulation provisions: HB 2355, ESHB 2355, SB 6309, * ESSB 6309, CH 224 (2016)
Reinsurance, credit for, when non-U.S. insurer or reinsurer is insolvent: * HB 1077, CH 63 (2015)
Risk management and solvency assessment act: * HB 1172, CH 17 (2015)
School employees, school employees' benefits board, creating: HB 1937, SB 5976, SSB 5976, SB 6109
Self-insurance, joint, by nonprofit corporations for property and liability risks: HB 1249, * SB 5119, CH 109 (2015)
Service contract providers, registration and regulation provisions: HB 2355, ESHB 2355, SB 6309, * ESSB 6309, CH 224 (2016)
Surplus line insurance, modifying provisions: * HB 1308, CH 132 (2015), SB 5725
Wildfire insurance for state, requesting certain information from carriers and reporting: SB 6632, SSB 6632, SSB 6657