1.1.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 779, the third engrossment, as follows:
1.2Page 1, after line 6, insert:

1.3    "Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 62D.124, subdivision 4, is amended to
1.5    Subd. 4. Application. (a) Subdivisions 1 and 2 do not apply if an enrollee is referred
1.6to a referral center for health care services.
1.7(b) Subdivision 1 does not apply:
1.8(1) if an enrollee has chosen a health plan with full knowledge that the health plan
1.9has no participating providers within 30 miles or 30 minutes of the enrollee's place of
1.10residence; or
1.11(2) to service areas approved before May 24, 1993.
1.12(c) For coverage that is effective on or after January 1, 2014, subdivisions 1 and 2 do
1.13not apply to an individual or small group health plan that is not a grandfathered plan, as
1.14defined under section 62A.011, subdivision 1c."
1.15Page 1, line 20, delete everything after the second "market" and insert a period
1.16Page 1, delete lines 21 to 22
1.17Page 2, after line 7, insert:
1.18"EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective for health plans that are offered,
1.19sold, issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2014."
1.20Page 2, line 29, after "provides" insert "only"
1.21Page 3, after line 9, insert:
1.22"EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective for health plans that are offered,
1.23sold, issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2014."
1.24Page 3, delete lines 16 to 17
1.25Page 3, line 18, delete "(c)" and insert "(b)"
1.26Page 3, line 33, after "1302" insert "(d)"
2.1Page 4, line 3, delete everything after "(a)" and insert "A health carrier that offers a
2.2catastrophic plan or a bronze level health plan within a service area in either the individual
2.3or small group market must also offer a silver level and a gold level health plan in that
2.4market and within that service area."
2.5Page 4, delete lines 4 to 7
2.6Page 4, delete "either the" and insert "the respective"
2.7Page 4, line 18, after "levels" insert "and catastrophic plans"
2.8Page 4, line 19, delete everything after "section" and insert "1302(d) and (e) of
2.9the Affordable Care Act."
2.10Page 4, line 24, delete everything after "practices" and insert a period
2.11Page 4, delete line 25
2.12Page 5, after line 3, insert:
2.13"(c) Information reported under paragraph (a), clauses (3), and (4) is nonpublic data
2.14as defined under section 13.02, subd. 9."
2.15Page 5, line 4, delete "(c)" and insert "(d)"
2.16Page 5, delete lines 15 through 23
2.17Page 5, after line 24, insert:
2.18"EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective for health plans offered, sold, issued
2.19or renewed on or after January 1, 2014."
2.20Page 6, delete subdivision 3 and insert:
2.21    "Subd. 3. Oversight. A health carrier shall comply with a request from the
2.22commissioner of health to confirm accreditation or progress toward accreditation."
2.23Page 6, line 35, delete the first comma and after "or" insert "health carriers"
2.24Page 7, line 6, delete "to" and insert "from"
2.25Page 7, line 14, delete everything after the period
2.26Page 7, delete lines 15 and 16
2.27Page 7, line 17, delete everything after "services." and insert "The maximum travel
2.28distance or time shall be the lesser of 60 miles or 60 minutes to the nearest provider of
2.29specialty physician services, ancillary services, specialized hospital services, and all other
2.30health services not listed in subdivision 2."
2.31Page 7, delete lines 18 through 20
2.32Page 7, line 23, after "use" insert "disorder"
2.33Page 7, line 33, after "use" insert "disorder"
2.34Page 8, line 14, delete "two" and insert "four"
2.35Page 10, line 23, after "a" insert "stand-alone dental plan as defined under the
2.36Affordable Care Act or a" and delete "as a stand alone" and insert "separately"
3.1Page 10, line 27, after "the" insert "stand-alone or"
3.2Page 10, after line 30, insert:
3.3"EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective for health plans that are offered,
3.4sold, issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2014."
3.5Page 10, line 32, before "Health" insert "(a)"
3.6Page 10, line 33, delete "initial and"
3.7Page 11, after line 2, insert:
3.8"(b) Health carriers offering individual health plans must inform all applicants at
3.9the time of application and enrollees at least annually of the open and special enrollment
3.10periods as defined under the Affordable Care Act.
3.11(c) The commissioner of commerce shall enforce this section."
3.12Page 12, delete lines 16 and 17
3.13Page 12, delete line 19, and insert "Sections 1 to 17 are effective for health plans
3.14offered, sold, issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2015, unless otherwise specified."
3.15Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
3.16Amend the title accordingly