SB299 HFIN AMT

Rose 3348

 

The Committee on Finance moved to amend the title of the bill to read as follows:

S. B. No. 299 A Bill to amend and reenact 5-16-7 and 5-16-9 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated 33-15-4p; to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated 33-16-3bb; to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated 33-24-7q; to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated 33-25-8n; and to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated 33-25A-8p, all relating to mandatory insurance coverage, up to the age of 20, for certain medical foods for amino acid-based formulas; providing a list of diagnosed conditions for which insurance coverage should extend; providing that coverage extends to medically necessary foods for home use when prescribed by a physician; defining terms; and providing for exclusions from such coverage.