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Gov. Inslee signs surprise billing legislation

| May 21, 2019 | Washington

Gov. Jay Inslee today signed Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler’s request legislation to end surprise medical billing, enacting arguably the strongest law in the country to protect consumers from this unfair practice.     The new law (www.leg.wa.gov) protects consumers from getting a surprise bill when they get either emergency services at an...[ Read More ]

Kreidler's bill to protect consumers from surprise billing passes Senate

| Apr 11, 2019 | Washington

Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler’s proposal to end the harmful practice of surprise medical billing passed the Senate [on Wednesday] on a vote of 47 to 0. It now goes back to the House of Representatives for a concurrence vote before heading to the governor’s desk.     Second Substitute House...[ Read More ]

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