TITLE 27
Insurance

CHAPTER 27-18.1
Compliance of Health Benefit Contracts and Medical Assistance Program with Federal Law

SECTION 27-18.1-3


§ 27-18.1-3 Exclusions and limitations prohibited.

No insurance company, health maintenance organization, or nonprofit corporation may issue, deliver, or renew any contract providing a health benefit or benefits which contains any provisions excluding or limiting its benefits on account of eligibility for or payment of benefits under 42 U.S.C. § 1396 et seq.; provided, that the application of this section shall not increase the personal liability to health care providers of a medical assistance recipient of health services, as those services are defined in § 42-62-4.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1979, ch. 52, § 1; P.L. 2002, ch. 292, § 34.)