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AB 1586 - Insurance Non-Discrimination Act

AB 1586- Insurance Gender Non-Discrimination Act

Lead author: Assemblymember Paul Koretz (D-West Hollywood)
The Insurance Gender Non-Discrimination Act bars insurance companies and health care service plans from discriminating on the basis of gender in the creation or maintenance of service contracts or the provision of benefits or coverage.

Status: Passed by the Legislature.  Signed by Governor Schwarzenegger.  Ab 1586 takes effect January 1, 2006

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Date Last Modified: 2/10/2011
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