Honorable Robert Duncan, Chair, Senate Committee on State Affairs
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB1216 by Eltife (Relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of health care services.), As Introduced
The bill would amend the Insurance Code relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of health care services. The bill would establish requirements relating to the use of a standard request form for preauthorization of health care services.
Based on information provided by the Texas Department of Insurance, UT System Administration, Texas A&M University System Administration, it is assumed that any costs associated with implementing the provisions of the bill could be accomplished utilizing existing staff and resources.
323 Teacher Retirement System, 327 Employees Retirement System, 454 Department of Insurance, 529 Health and Human Services Commission, 710 Texas A&M University System Administrative and General Offices, 720 The University of Texas System Administration
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