SB 0281 Ment. hlth. ins. expenses & licensed clinical social workers
Committee:PUBHLR Number:S1140.01I
Last Action:03/06/95 - Voted Do Pass S Public Health & Welfare Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1995
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Current Bill Summary

SB 281 - This act adds the language "licensed clinical social worker" to Section 376.381, RSMo. As a result, health insurance policies or contracts which provide benefits for outpatient psychiatric expenses must extend said benefits to cover psychiatric services provided by a licensed psychologist, licensed professional counselor or licensed clinical social worker unless specifically rejected by the group or individual policy or contract holder.