S. 1626 (111th): Long Term Care Insurance Integrity Act of 2009

Aug 06, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Amy Klobuchar
Senator from Minnesota
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This bill was introduced on August 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Aug 06, 2009
Referred to Committee Aug 06, 2009
Full Title

A bill to require issuers of long term care insurance to establish third party review processes for disputed claims.


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Long Term Care Insurance Integrity Act of 2009 - Requires an insurance issuer that offers a long-term care insurance plan to implement claims dispute resolution procedures that:
(1) are designed to expeditiously resolve disputes;
(2) provide for alternative means of dispute resolution involving independent third-party review by entities that are mutually acceptable to the issuer and the enrollee, with the reviewer's decision being binding on the issuer; and
(3) ensure that an enrollee is eligible to obtain claims review only to the extent and in the manner provided for in the applicable insurance contract.
Allows an enrollee to appeal the decision of an independent reviewer to an appropriate state court as provided for under state law.

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