PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
OFFICE OF THE
[Insurance Commissioner Matter R 2018-10—Filed August 21, 2018, 8:10 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Health plan coverage of reproductive health care and contraception.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The scope of this rule making is limited to updating WAC and adding new sections, to align with SSB 6219, now codified in RCW 48.43.072
, that requires ensuring access to reproductive health care and contraception.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: Not applicable.
Process for Developing New Rule: Submit written comments by October 23, 2018.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Mandy Weeks-Green, P.O. Box 40258, Olympia, WA 98504, phone 360-725-7041, fax 360-586-3109, TTY 360-586-0241, email firstname.lastname@example.org, web site www.insurance.wa.gov.
August 21, 2018