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Official Title as Introduced

To establish minimum standards for health insurance coverage of drug and alcohol abuse treatment.


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Date
04/26/1989Introduced in House

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Date
05/08/1989Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Consumer Protection and Competitiveness.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
04/26/1989Prior to referral, Subcommittee hearings held by Subcommittee on Commerce, Consumer Protect, Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Competitiveness
04/26/1989Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/26/1989Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Energy and Commerce04/26/1989 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Competitiveness05/08/1989 Referred to
04/26/1989 Hearings by

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Introduced in House (04/26/1989)

Mandates that each State, by December 31, 1990, have in effect laws and regulations requiring any health insurance policy issued within the State to provide certain minimum coverage for drug and alcohol abuse treatment. Requires such rules and regulations to meet minimum Federal standards established by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.

Directs the Secretary: (1) within 90 days after enactment of this Act, to establish such standards; and (2) within 90 days after establishment of such standards, to review the laws and regulations of each State.

Makes the Federal standards effective in any State which does not have in effect such laws and regulations by December 31, 1990.