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SB 1440 - Capping Administrative Spending for Health Insurers - Key Vote

California Key Votes

Charles DeVore voted Nay (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

Read statements Charles DeVore made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Capping Administrative Spending for Health Insurers

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (23-15) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (46-31) - (Key vote)

Title: Capping Administrative Spending for Health Insurers

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires all full health care service plans and health insurers to spend at least 85 percent of their total premiums and other fees specifically on health care benefits for all policies issued, awarded or renewed on or after January 1, 2011.

Highlights:
- Requires health care providers to submit annual reports to the Department of Health to ensure that they are adhering to the requirements of this Act beginning January 1, 2011 [sec. 1 (g) & sec. 2 (g)]. - Provides that the provisions of this act do not apply to Medicare policies, other administrative services-only policies, other short-term health insurance policies, or limited health insurance policies like dental-only or vision-only [sec. 2 (k)].
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (22-16) - (Key vote)

Title: Capping Administrative Spending for Health Insurers

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires all full health care service plans and health insurers to spend at least 85 percent of their total premiums and other fees specifically on health care benefits for all policies issued, awarded or renewed on or after January 1, 2009.

Highlights:
- Requires health care providers to submit annual reports to the Department of Health to ensure that they are adhering to the requirements of this Act beginning June 1, 2009 [sec. 1 (d) & sec. 2 (d)].
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Capping Administrative Spending for Health Insurers

Sponsors

  • Sheila James Kuehl (CA - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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