Summary: H.R.3502 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.3502. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/26/2019)

Protecting People From Surprise Medical Bills Act

This bill makes a series of changes relating to health care costs and billing practices.

Among other things, the bill

  • applies in-network cost-sharing requirements to certain emergency and related non-emergency services that are provided out-of-network;
  • requires health insurers to include in-network and out-of-network deductibles, as well as out-of-pocket maximum limitations, on enrollee insurance cards;
  • requires health insurers to provide online and print directories of in-network health care providers; and
  • prohibits health care providers from billing individuals for services more than a year after such services are provided.