H1436B1867A08373 BIL:NLH 06/25/14 #90 A08373
AMENDMENTS TO HOUSE BILL NO. 1436
Sponsor: REPRESENTATIVE TRUITT
Printer's No. 1867
15Amend Bill, page 1, line 16, by inserting after "related"
17Amend Bill, page 1, lines 16 through 20; page 2, lines 1
18through 30; page 3, lines 1 through 4, by striking out "and
19food-related" in line 16, all of lines 17 through 20 on page 1,
20all of lines 1 through 30 on page 2 and all of lines 1 through 4
21on page 3
22Amend Bill, page 3, line 6, by inserting before "Except"
23(a) Nutritional supplements.--
3Amend Bill, page 3, line 13, by striking out "],"
8Amend Bill, page 3, by inserting between lines 16 and 17
9(b) Amino acid-based elemental medical formula.--Except as
10provided in section 7, any health insurance policy which is
11delivered, issued for delivery, renewed, extended or modified in
12this Commonwealth by any health care insurer shall provide that
13the health insurance benefits applicable under the policy
14include coverage for infants and children for the cost of amino
15acid-based elemental medical formula prescribed by a physician
16and administered orally or enterally for IgE and non-IgE
17mediated food protein allergies, food protein-induced
18enterocolitis syndrome, eosinophilic disorders and short-bowel
22Amend Bill, page 3, line 21, by striking out "],"
25Amend Bill, page 3, by inserting between lines 25 and 26
26(a.1) Amino acid-based elemental medical formula.--Benefits
27for amino acid-based elemental medical formula prescribed by a
28physician for IgE and non-IgE mediated food protein allergies,
29food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome, eosinophilic
30disorders and short-bowel syndrome shall be subject to copayment
31and coinsurance provisions of a health insurance policy to the
32extent that other medical services covered by the policy are
33subject to those provisions.