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Chapter 70.47 RCW


Intent2002 c 2 (Initiative Measure No. 773).
Transfer power, duties, and functions to Washington state health care authority.
Legislative findingsPurposeDirector to coordinate eligibility.
EnrollmentFindingsIntentEnrollee premium shareExpedited application and enrollment processCommission for insurance producers.
Definitions (as amended by 2011 c 284).
Definitions (as amended by 2011 1st sp.s. c 9).
Definitions (as amended by 2011 1st sp.s. c 15).
Basic health plan trust accountBasic health plan subscription account.
Basic health planHealth care authority head to be administratorJoint operations.
Powers and duties of administratorSchedule of servicesPremiums, copayments, subsidiesEnrollment.
Income determinationUnemployment compensation.
Benefits from other coverages not reduced.
Enrollment of applicantsParticipation limitations.
Removal of enrollees.
Participation by a managed health care systemExpiration of subsections.
Enrollment of medical assistance recipients.
Enrollment of persons in timber impact areas.
AdministratorContracts for services.
Exemption from insurance code.
Reservation of legislative power.
Right of individuals to receive servicesRight of providers, carriers, and facilities to refuse to participate in or pay for services for reason of conscience or religionRequirements.
Annual reporting requirement.
Mental health servicesDefinitionCoverage required, when.
Mental health servicesRules.
Prostate cancer screening.
Increase in reimbursement rates not applicable.
Payments to nonparticipating providers.
Discontinuation of health coveragePreexisting condition.
Federal basic health optionReport to legislatureCertificationDirector's findingsProgram's guiding principles.
Short title.
Severability1987 1st ex.s. c 5.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.