SB 0545 Insurance Policies Shall Cover Immunizations
LR Number:S2072.03I Fiscal Note:2072-03
Committee:Public Health and Welfare
Last Action:01/29/96 - Bill Combined w/SCS/SB 763 & 545 S Public Health Committee
Title:SCS SB 763 & 545
Effective Date:August 28, 1996
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Current Bill Summary

SB 545 - This act requires all health insurance policies for families to cover immunizations for children. Several specific immunizations are listed. Health maintenance organizations are included in the section requiring coverage for sicknesses of children.

The authority to consent to immunizations may be delegated by a parent or given to another without delegation if the parent is not reasonably available.