Amendments for HB20-1086

House Journal, January 30
38 HB20-1086 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
39 the Committee on Appropriations with favorable
40 recommendation:
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42 Amend printed bill, page 4, line 15, strike "OR CERTIFIED".
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House Journal, February 14
29 HB20-1086 be amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to
30 the Committee of the Whole with favorable
31 recommendation:
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33 Amend printed bill, page 4, after line 18 insert:
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35 "SECTION 3. Appropriation. For the 2020-21 state fiscal year,
36 $13,347 is appropriated to the department of regulatory agencies for use
37 by the division of insurance. This appropriation is from the division of
38 insurance cash fund created in section 10-1-103 (3), C.R.S., and is based
39 on an assumption that the division will require an additional 0.2 FTE. To
40 implement this act, the division may use this appropriation for personal
41 services.".
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43 Renumber succeeding section accordingly.
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45 Page 1, line 103, strike "PROVIDER." and substitute "PROVIDER, AND, IN
46 CONNECTION THEREWITH, MAKING AN APPROPRIATION.".
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Senate Journal, March 12
After consideration on the merits, the Committee recommends that HB20-1086 be
amended as follows, and as so amended, be referred to the Committee on Appropriations
with favorable recommendation.

Amend reengrossed bill, page 3, line 14, strike "THE" and substitute
"(I) SUBJECT TO SUBSECTION (18)(b.7)(III) OF THIS SECTION, THE".

Page 3, after line 20 add:

"(II) WITHIN ONE HUNDRED TWENTY DAYS AFTER THE EFFECTIVE
DATE OF THIS SUBSECTION (18)(b.7), THE DIVISION SHALL SUBMIT TO THE
FEDERAL DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES ITS
DETERMINATION AS TO WHETHER THE COVERAGE SPECIFIED IN THIS
SUBSECTION (18)(b.7) IS IN ADDITION TO ESSENTIAL HEALTH BENEFITS
AND WOULD BE SUBJECT TO DEFRAYAL BY THE STATE PURSUANT TO 42
U.S.C. SEC. 18031 (d)(3)(B) AND A REQUEST THAT THE FEDERAL
DEPARTMENT CONFIRM THE DIVISION'S DETERMINATION WITHIN SIXTY
DAYS AFTER RECEIPT OF THE DIVISION'S REQUEST AND SUBMISSION OF ITS
DETERMINATION.
(III) THIS SUBSECTION (18)(b.7) APPLIES TO POLICIES OR
CONTRACTS ISSUED OR RENEWED IN THIS STATE THAT ARE SUBJECT TO
THIS SUBSECTION (18), AND THE DIVISION SHALL IMPLEMENT THE
REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SUBSECTION (18)(b.7), IF:
(A) THE DIVISION RECEIVES CONFIRMATION FROM THE FEDERAL
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES THAT THE COVERAGE
SPECIFIED IN THIS SUBSECTION (18)(b.7) DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN
ADDITIONAL BENEFIT THAT REQUIRES DEFRAYAL BY THE STATE PURSUANT
TO 42 U.S.C. SEC. 18031 (d)(3)(B); OR
(B) MORE THAN THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-FIVE DAYS HAVE PASSED
SINCE THE DIVISION SUBMITTED ITS DETERMINATION AND REQUEST FOR
CONFIRMATION THAT THE COVERAGE SPECIFIED IN THIS SUBSECTION
(18)(b.7) IS NOT AN ADDITIONAL BENEFIT THAT REQUIRES STATE
DEFRAYAL PURSUANT TO 42 U.S.C. SEC. 18031 (d)(3)(B), AND THE
FEDERAL DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES HAS FAILED TO
RESPOND TO THE REQUEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD, IN WHICH CASE THE
DIVISION SHALL CONSIDER THE FEDERAL DEPARTMENT'S UNREASONABLE
DELAY A PRECLUSION FROM REQUIRING DEFRAYAL BY THE STATE.".


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