COMMITTEE:   Insurance 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 11, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.016 
CHAIR:       Rep. Larry Phillips 


The committee will meet to consider pending business and:


HB 1297       Frullo                 
Relating to a specialty certification for insurance agents who have completed certain training regarding self-insured health benefit plans.

HB 1464       Bonnen, Greg | et al.  
Relating to step therapy protocols required by a health benefit plan in connection with prescription drug coverage.

HB 1649       Muñoz, Jr.             
Relating to the use of extrapolation by a health maintenance organization or an insurer to audit claims.

HB 2146       Davis, Yvonne          
Relating to denial or reduction of certain claims under a residential property insurance policy.

HB 2148       Davis, Yvonne          
Relating to water damage claims under a residential property insurance policy.

HB 2360       Bonnen, Greg | et al.  
Relating to amounts charged to an enrollee in a health benefit plan for prescription drugs covered by the plan.

HB 2711       Muñoz, Jr.             
Relating to the relationship of noninstitutional providers of laboratory services with health benefit plan issuers.

HB 3124       Gooden                 
Relating to the release of certain physician-specific comparison data to physicians participating in health benefit plan networks.

HB 3128       Smithee                
Relating to rules adopted by the commissioner of insurance to stabilize long-term care premium rates.

HB 3202       Smithee                
Relating to registration statement and reporting requirements of insurers in an insurance holding company system.

HB 3343       Paul                   
Relating to the suspension and reactivation of the operation of the Texas Health Reinsurance System.

HB 3370       Craddick               
Relating to limiting increases in premium for life insurance policies.

HB 3579       Phillips               
Relating to coverage for water damage claims for residential property insurance policies.

HB 3803       Faircloth              
Relating to certain authorized investments for domestic life, health, and accident insurers.

HB 3804       Clardy                 
Relating to certain insurance practices with respect to repair of motor vehicles.




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