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HB21-1020

Proton Beam Therapy For Cancer Treatment

Concerning the standard applied under a health benefit plan for determining coverage of proton beam therapy for the treatment of cancer.
Session:
2021 Regular Session
Subject:
Health Care & Health Insurance
Bill Summary

The bill prohibits a health benefit plan that provides coverage for cancer treatment from applying a higher standard of clinical evidence for coverage of proton beam therapy than the health benefit plan applies for other radiation therapy treatment.


(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

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Prime Sponsor

Rep. K. McCormick, Rep. M. Soper

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