H.R.1150 - Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2011

To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. as introduced.
  • Short: Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2011 as introduced.

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03/17/11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Representative

Paul Gosar

R-AZ

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Official Summary

Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2011 - Amends the McCarran-Ferguson Act to provide that nothing in that Act shall modify, impair, or supersede the operation of any of the antitrust laws with respect to the business of health insurance. Applies prohibitions against using unfair me

Official Summary

Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2011 - Amends the McCarran-Ferguson Act to provide that nothing in that Act shall modify, impair, or supersede the operation of any of the antitrust laws with respect to the business of health insurance. Applies prohibitions against using unfair methods of competition to the business of health insurance without regard to whether such business is carried on for profit. Prohibits class action lawsuits on any claim against an insurer for a violation of the McCarran-Ferguson Act, except suits by:
(1) the United States or any state, or
(2) named individual claimants for their particular injuries.

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Organizations Supporting H.R.1150

  • American Dental Association

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