S.1149 - Annual and Lifetime Health Care Limit Elimination Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Rockefeller, John D., IV [D-WV] (Introduced 05/21/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||05/21/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5861-5862) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1149 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/21/2009)
Annual and Lifetime Health Care Limit Elimination Act of 2009 - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Public Health Service Act to prohibit a group health plan from imposing an aggregate dollar annual or lifetime limit with respect to benefits payable under the plan.
Applies such prohibition to individual health insurance coverage.