Legislative Position Papers

//Legislative Position Papers

The New York Health Plan Association (HPA) offers its views through Legislative Position Papers ”memos of support or opposition” on various health care topics and pending legislation related to health care and health insurance.

14 Jun 2017

Neonatal Intensive Care

2017-06-21T13:46:51+00:00 June 14th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 14, 2017 S.6053 (Hannon)/A.8051 (Gottfried)—An act to amend the public health and the insurance law, in relation to ... Read more

14 Jun 2017

Insurance Coverage of Fertility Preservation Treatments

2017-06-21T13:45:20+00:00 June 14th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION for Immediate Release: June 14, 2017 S.3148-A/A.2646-A-AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to insurance civerage of in vitro fertilization ... Read more

5 Jun 2017

Indoor Tanning Age Restrictions

2017-06-21T13:57:26+00:00 June 5th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 5, 2017 Re: S.5585-A/A.7218-A—An act to amend the public health law, in relation to tanning facilities. The New ... Read more

16 May 2017

Clotting Factor Drugs Carve Out

2017-05-16T14:09:46+00:00 May 16th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 9, 2017 Re: S.5774 (Hannon)A.7581 (Gottfried) - An act to amend the social services law, in relation to ... Read more

15 May 2017

Anti Mail Order Pharmacy – General Business Law

2017-05-17T11:37:34+00:00 May 15th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 15, 2017 Re: S.3484 (Golden)/A.4786 (Joyner) – An act to amend the general business law, in relation to ... Read more

1 May 2017

S.3790/A.2604—Emergency Contraception

2017-05-01T17:36:52+00:00 May 1st, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 1, 2017 RE: S.3790 (Krueger)/A.2604 (Paulin) AN ACT to amend the insurance law and the public health law, in ... Read more

25 Apr 2017

A.516/S.2543—Clean Indoor Act, e-Cigarettes

2017-04-26T13:12:36+00:00 April 25th, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 25, 2017 RE: A.516/S.2543  AN ACT to amend the public health law and the state finance law, in relation to ... Read more

23 Mar 2017

Assembly Budget Provisions on Mail Order Pharmacies

2017-03-27T14:17:16+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|All News, Legislative Position Papers|

HPA Opposes the Assembly One-House Budget Proposal on Mail Order Pharmacies The Assembly one-house budget proposal seeks to undo legislation approved in 2011 that was ... Read more