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2013 Senate Bill 627: Require hospitals to post their “prices”
  1. Introduced by Sen. Joe Hune (R) on October 17, 2013, to require hospitals to place on their website or make available in other ways a copy of their "charge description master," defined as “a uniform schedule of charges represented by the hospital as its gross billed charge for a given service or item, regardless of payer type”.
    • Referred to the Senate Health Policy Committee on October 17, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on November 6, 2014, with the recommendation that the bill pass.