HB17-1237

HB17-1237 - State Employee Group Benefit Plans For Local Government

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning the state personnel director's authority to allow a local government to provide health benefits to its employees through the state employee group benefit plans.

Health benefits are offered to state employees through the 'State Employees Group Benefits Act' (act), which is administered by the state personnel director. The bill authorizes the state personnel director, or a designee, to enter into an agreement with any local government to provide health benefits to employees of the local government through the group benefit plans offered to state employees pursuant to the act.

The bill specifies that a local government is not required to offer health benefits to its employees through the group benefit plans offered to state employees pursuant to the act.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

 

Latest update: May 3, 2017
05/03/2017 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
04/28/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
04/28/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/25/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over to 04/28/2017 - No Amendments
04/24/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/21/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over to 04/24/2017 - No Amendments
04/20/2017 - House Third Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/19/2017 - House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/13/2017 - House Committee on Health, Insurance, & Environment Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
03/08/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Health, Insurance, & Environment