Session of 2000
HOUSE BILL No. 2681
By Committee on Insurance
10 AN ACT
concerning prescription plans; relating to capitation of pay-
11 ments; amending K.S.A.
1999 Supp. 40-4605 and repealing the existing
14 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the
State of Kansas:
1. K.S.A. 1999 Supp. 40-4605 is hereby amended to read as
16 follows: 40-4605. No health insurer shall
offer or operate a compensation
17 arrangement between such health insurer or
its agents and a participating
18 provider that may directly or indirectly
serve as an inducement to reduce
19 or limit the delivery of medically
necessary services or pharmaceutical
20 benefits with respect to an insured
in any health benefit plan offered by
21 such health insurer. Compensation
arrangements which involve capitation
22 payments or other risk sharing provisions
shall not be considered
24 Sec. 2. K.S.A. 1999 Supp.
40-4605 is hereby repealed.
25 Sec. 3. This act shall
take effect and be in force from and after its
26 publication in the statute book.