Connecticut May Act on Mental Health Parity Provisions

Jul 26, 2013
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New state legislation may soon be considered to address enforcement gaps in existing federal regulations related to mental health coverage.

Source: Ctmirror

Frustrated by what they consider a lack of clarity from the federal government on how to enforce a landmark mental health parity act, some Connecticut officials want the state to issue its own guidance for interpreting the law. "We just can't wait any longer," said Anne Melissa Dowling, the state's deputy insurance commissioner.

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