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SB 222 - Relating to Individual Health Care Coverage for Maternity Services - Key Vote

California Key Votes

Jim Nielsen voted Nay (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Relating to Individual Health Care Coverage for Maternity Services

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (25-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Relating to Individual Health Care Coverage for Maternity Services

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires individual health insurance policies in California to provide coverage for maternity services starting July 1, 2012.

Highlights:
  • Establishes that "maternity services" include (Sec. 2):
    • Prenatal care;
    • Ambulatory care;
    • Involuntary complications of pregnancy;
    • Neonatal care; and
    • Inpatient hospital maternity care, including labor, delivery and postpartum care.
  • Specifies that the enactment of this bill is contingent upon the enactment of AB 210 of the 2011-2012 Regular Session (Sec. 3).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (52-26) - (Key vote)

Title: Relating to Individual Health Care Coverage for Maternity Services

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires individual health insurance policies in California to provide coverage for maternity services starting July 1, 2012.

Highlights:
  • Establishes that "maternity services" include (Sec. 2):
    • Prenatal care;
    • Ambulatory care;
    • Involuntary complications of pregnancy;
    • Neonatal care; and
    • Inpatient hospital maternity care, including labor, delivery and postpartum care.
  • Specifies that the enactment of this bill is contingent upon the enactment of AB 210 of the 2011-2012 Regular Session (Sec. 3).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (26-13) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Relating to Individual Health Care Coverage for Maternity Services

Sponsors

  • Elaine Kontominas Alquist (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Noreen Evans (CA - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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