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2007 Senate Bill 283: Mandate continuing insurance for former dependents who become adults
Introduced by Sen. Cameron Brown (R) on February 27, 2007
To require a health insurance policy that covers dependent children to permit continuation of the coverage for the child until he or she reaches age 26, even if he or she is not considered a dependent. Also, to exempt any Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance plan approved for offering though the subsidized “MI HEART insurance exchange" proposed by Senate Bill 278 from the many particular coverage mandates that have been imposed on health plans over the years.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Health Policy Committee on February 27, 2007
Reported in the Senate on May 8, 2007
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on October 3, 2007
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on October 3, 2007
To require a health insurance policy that covers dependent children to permit continuation of the coverage for the child until he or she reaches age 26, even if he or she is not considered a dependent. The bill imposes a price cap on the cost of the continuation coverage. Also, to exempt any Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance plan approved for offering though the subsidized “MI HEART insurance exchange" proposed by Senate Bill 278 from the many particular coverage mandates that have been imposed on health plans over the years.
Received in the House on October 9, 2007
Referred to the House Health Policy Committee on October 9, 2007

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