SB 535

  • Hawaii Senate Bill
  • 2017 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Mar 07, 2017
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Relating To Hearing Aids.

Abstract

Requires health insurance policies and contracts issued after 12/31/18 to provide coverage for the cost of hearing aids at a minimum of $1,500 per hearing aid for each hearing-impaired ear every thirty-six months. Takes effect on 6/1/2050. (SD2)

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Mar 09, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Pass First Reading

Hawaii State Legislature

Referred to HLT/CPC, FIN, referral sheet 27

  • Referral-Committee
Consumer Protection & Commerce Finance

Mar 07, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 194) in amended form (SD 2).

Hawaii State Legislature

Report adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.

Mar 03, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 822) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).

Hawaii State Legislature

48 Hrs. Notice 03-07-17.

Feb 23, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, Riviere, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 5 Excused: Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Inouye, K. Kahele, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi.

Feb 21, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-23-17 1:35PM in conference room 211.

Feb 15, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 218) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.

Hawaii State Legislature

Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.

Feb 09, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, S. Chang, Espero; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) Ihara, Kidani, Ruderman.

Feb 02, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-09-17 9:00AM in conference room 229.

Jan 23, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Referred to CPH, WAM.

  • Referral-Committee
Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Ways and Means

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed First Reading.

Jan 20, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Introduced.

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