Raised S.B. No. 346
Session Year 2020
 


AN ACT CONCERNING PUBLIC OPTIONS FOR HEALTH CARE IN CONNECTICUT.

To: (1) Establish the ConnectHealth Program, the ConnectHealth Trust Account and the ConnectHealth Advisory Board; (2) require the Comptroller, in consultation with the ConnectHealth Advisory Board and the Office of Health Strategy, to establish the ConnectHealth Plan; (3) authorize the Comptroller to offer coverage to plan participants and beneficiaries in this state under a multiemployer plan, nonprofit employers and their employees, and small employers and their employees; and (4) require the Commissioner of Social Services to seek to amend the federal waiver for the state-wide dental plan that provides for the administration of the dental services portion of the department's medical assistance to expand coverage to include additional individuals in this state.

Introduced by:
Insurance and Real Estate Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/11/2020(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/10/2020(INS)Joint Favorable
 3/2/2020Public Hearing 03/05
 2/27/2020Referred to Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate

Co-sponsors of SB-346

Sen. Alex Kasser, 36th Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Lucy Dathan, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Mary M. Mushinsky, 85th Dist.
Sen. Will Haskell, 26th Dist.
Rep. Michael A. Winkler, 56th Dist.

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