SENATE BILL No. 608

 

 

November 10, 2015, Introduced by Senator MACGREGOR and referred to the Committee on Health Policy.

 

 

 

     A bill to amend 1956 PA 218, entitled

 

"The insurance code of 1956,"

 

(MCL 500.100 to 500.8302) by adding section 2212d.

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     Sec. 2212d. An insurer that delivers, issues for delivery, or

 

renews in this state an expense-incurred hospital, medical, or

 

surgical policy or certificate issued under chapter 34 or 36 or a

 

health maintenance organization that issues a health maintenance

 

contract under chapter 35 shall not require as a condition

 

precedent to the payment or reimbursement of a claim under the

 

policy, certificate, or contract that an allopathic or osteopathic

 

physician maintain a national or regional certification not


otherwise specifically required for licensure under article 15 of

 

the public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333.16101 to 333.18838.