Bill: A898
Sponsors: Vainieri Huttle (D37); Mukherji (D33); McKnight (D31)
Summary: Regulates certain practices of pharmacy benefits management companies.
Related: 2014:A1358; 2014:S277; 2012:A3156; 2012:S2880
History: 01/27/2016 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: A2295
Sponsors: Vainieri Huttle (D37); Pinkin (D18)
Summary: Increases loss ratio reporting and disclosure requirements for carriers offering individual and group health insurance plans; applies loss ratio requirement to large group health insurance plans.
Related: 2014:A2645; 2014:S2063; 2012:A2393; 2012:S1466; 2010:A588; 2010:S1347; 2008:A4161
History: 02/04/2016 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: A2337
Sponsors: Benson (D14); Jimenez (D32); Eustace (D38); DeCroce, B. (R26); Gusciora (D15); Vainieri Huttle (D37); Bramnick (R21); Mukherji (D33) +13
Summary: Requires health insurers to limit patient cost-sharing and provide appeal process concerning certain prescription drug coverage.
Related: 2016:S814; 2014:A4595; 2014:S3142
History: 02/04/2016 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee.
10/06/2016 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Assembly.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: A3137
Sponsors: Dancer (R12)
Summary: Establishes the New Jersey Rare Disease Advisory Council.
Related: 2014:A4056
History: 02/22/2016 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: A3364
Sponsors: Vainieri Huttle (D37); Mosquera (D4)
Summary: Establishes NJ Task Force on Coordination Among Nonprofit Social Service Organizations.
Related: 2016:A3477; 2016:S1526; 2014:A2652; 2014:S1207; 2012:A2167; 2012:S1751; 2010:A3158; 2010:S2375
History: 03/03/2016 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Women and Children Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: A4321
Sponsors: Singleton (D7)
Summary: Requires individual health benefits plans to be offered solely through the federally-facilitated Health Insurance Marketplace for New Jersey.
Related: 2016:S2811
History: 11/14/2016 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: A4769
Sponsors: Vainieri Huttle (D37); Benson (D14); Jimenez (D32)
Summary: Establishes Medicaid Managed Care Organization Oversight Program.
History: 05/11/2017 – Introduced and referred to Assembly Human Services Committee.
06/15/2017 – Reported out of committee, referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: S617
Sponsors: Gill (D34); Greenstein (D14) +3
Summary: Regulates pharmacy benefits management companies.
Related: 2014:A4279; 2014:S523; 2012:S557; 2010:A679; 2010:S162; 2008:A1578; 2008:S381; 2006:A320; 2006:S1291; 2004:A4444
History: 01/12/2016 – Introduced and referred to Senate Commerce Committee.
Position: Amend

 

Bill: S814
Sponsors: Weinberg (D37); Kean (R21)
Summary: Requires health insurers to limit patient cost-sharing and provide appeal process concerning certain prescription drug coverage.
Related: 2016:A2337; 2014:A4595; 2014:S3142
History: 01/12/2016 – Introduced and referred to Senate Commerce Committee.
11/14/2016 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate. Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.
12/15/2016 – Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate.
06/19/2017 – Passed in Senate 35-0.
06/22/2017 – Received in Assembly w/o committee reference, 2nd reading in Assembly.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: S911
Sponsors: Gill (D34)
Summary: Requires Commissioner of Banking and Insurance to establish public awareness campaign about federally required health insurance exchange.
Related: 2014:S534; 2012:A3878; 2012:S2673
History: 02/04/2016 – Introduced and referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: S1047
Sponsors: Weinberg (D37)
Summary: Establishes "Bleeding Disorders Treatment Fund."
Related: 2014:S1237; 2012:A2180; 2012:S774; 2012:S2132; 2010:A2003; 2010:S370; 2008:A2704; 2008:S1864
History: 02/08/2016 – Introduced and referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee.
Position: Support

 

Bill: S1526
Sponsors: Weinberg (D37)
Summary: Establishes NJ Task Force on Coordination Among Nonprofit Social Service Organizations.
Related: 2016:A3364; 2016:A3477; 2014:A2652; 2014:S1207; 2012:A2167; 2012:S1751; 2010:A3158; 2010:S2375
History: 02/16/2016 – Introduced and referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: S2811
Sponsors: Vitale (D19); Lesniak (D20)
Summary: Requires individual health benefits plans to be offered solely through the federally-facilitated Health Insurance Marketplace for New Jersey.
Related: 2016:A4321
History: 12/05/2016 – Introduced and referred to Senate Commerce Committee.
Position: Monitor

 

Bill: SR108
Sponsors: Weinberg (D37)
Summary: Designates March 2017 as "Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month."
History: 02/27/2017 – Introduced and referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee. Reported out of committee, 2nd reading in Senate.
03/13/2017 – Ps File by voice vote. Filed with Secretary of State.
Position: Monitor