HB17-1286 - State Employee Health Carrier Requirements

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning contract requirements for health insurance carriers that offer health benefits to state employees.

The bill requires health insurance carriers that contract with the state to provide group benefit plans to state employees to:


  • Participate in the individual market through the health insurance exchange;
  • Provide plans to 2 counties in a geographic rating area with the highest premiums; and
  • Participate in medicaid, the children's basic health plan, and specific grant programs.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


Latest update: May 3, 2017
05/03/2017 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
04/28/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
04/28/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/25/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over to 04/28/2017 - No Amendments
04/24/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/21/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over to 04/24/2017 - No Amendments
04/20/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/19/2017 - House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/13/2017 - House Committee on Health, Insurance, & Environment Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
03/21/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Health, Insurance, & Environment