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CHAPTER 10--H.F.No. 652

An act

relating to insurance; prohibiting life insurers from using a prescription for an opiate antagonist when making certain determinations;

amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 72A.20, by adding a subdivision.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 72A.20, is amended by adding a subdivision to read:

Subd. 40.

Prescription for opiate antagonist.

When determining whether to issue, renew, cancel, or modify a policy of life insurance, an insurer may not make an underwriting determination based solely on information revealing that a proposed insured has a prescription for an opiate antagonist, as defined in section 604A.04, subdivision 1.

Presented to the governor March 25, 2021

Signed by the governor March 26, 2021, 1:37 p.m.

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