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2017 House Bill 5219: Require disclosures for air-ambulance service

Public Act 385 of 2018

Introduced by Rep. Beau LaFave R-Iron Mountain on November 2, 2017
To require ambulance operations to provide a good-faith estimate of the cost of transferring a patient for non-emergency care by helicopter, and whether this is covered by the patient’s insurance.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Insurance Committee on November 2, 2017
Reported in the House on November 30, 2017
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the Senate on December 12, 2017
Referred to the Senate Insurance Committee on December 12, 2017
Reported in the Senate on June 7, 2018
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the House on December 4, 2018
To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 19, 2018