A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ALLOW HEALTH PROVIDERS AND HEALTH INSURERS TO FREELY NEGOTIATE REIMBURSEMENT RATES BY PROHIBITING CONTRACT PROVISIONS THAT RESTRICT RATE NEGOTIATIONS. Enacted May 8, 2013. Effective October 1, 2013.
Summary date: May 9 2013 - View summary
Bill H 247 (2013-2014)Summary date: Mar 27 2013 - View summary
House Committee Substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Clarifies within the effective date clause (Section 2) that the act and any history of its passage shall not be construed to effect any litigation pending at the time the act becomes effective.
Bill H 247 (2013-2014)Summary date: Mar 6 2013 - View summary
Enacts new section GS 58-50-295 as the title indicates. Enumerates prohibited contract provisions that restrict reimbursement rate negotiations. Effective October 1, 2013.