language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to insurance; requiring coverage for colorectal screening tests;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 62A.30, subdivision 2.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Every policy, plan, certificate, or contract referred to in subdivision 1 that provides coverage to a Minnesota resident must provide coverage for routine screening procedures for cancer, including mammograms, surveillance tests for ovarian cancer for women who are at risk for ovarian cancer as defined in subdivision 3, and pap smears, when ordered or provided by a physician in accordance with the standard practice of medicine.
Presented to the governor May 11, 2007
Signed by the governor May 14, 2007, 4:53 p.m.