62A.26 COVERAGE FOR PHENYLKETONURIA TREATMENT.
Subdivision 1. Scope of coverage.
This section applies to all policies of accident and health
insurance, health maintenance contracts regulated under chapter 62D, health benefit certificates
offered through a fraternal benefit society regulated under chapter 64B, and group subscriber
contracts offered by nonprofit health service plan corporations regulated under chapter 62C, but
does not apply to policies designed primarily to provide coverage payable on a per diem, fixed
indemnity or nonexpense incurred basis, or policies that provide only accident coverage.
Subd. 2. Required coverage.
Every policy, plan, certificate, or contract referred to in
subdivision 1 issued or renewed after August 1, 1985, must provide coverage for special dietary
treatment for phenylketonuria when recommended by a physician.
History: 1985 c 49 s 41; 1Sp1985 c 9 art 2 s 1; 1992 c 564 art 1 s 54