Bill Status of HB2408 96th General Assembly
Short Description: GROUP INSURANCE- STATE EMPLYES
Rep. Karen May - Elizabeth Coulson and Mark L. Walker
| 1/11/2011||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the State Employees Group Insurance Act of 1971. Provides that small businesses may be provided group health coverage under the Act. Limits small businesses to those with 50 or fewer employees. Specifically allows for payment for coverage by the employees. Provides that employees that have other coverage do not have to enroll in the coverage. Authorizes the use of State funds, pursuant to appropriation, in operating the plan. Provides for the utilization of insurance producers in the marketing of the plans. Makes other changes concerning domestic violence shelters and services. Amends the State Finance Act to provide for payments made on behalf of the small business employees to be deposited into the Small Employers Health Insurance Reserve Fund.