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Correction of Language in Essential health benefit WAC 284-43-5642(3)(b)(i) (2019-09)

To correct accidental oversight during the rulemaking for this WAC 284-43-5642(3)(b)(i). The language was likely meant to say that the carrier must cover hospitalization for MH/SUD, but cannot include it in the actuarial value calculation for the Hospitalization EHB (it must be included in the calculation for actuarial value of the MH/SUD EHB).

Stakeholder draft released on August 23

Notice to start rulemaking


  • The comment period for the stakeholder draft is open until: August 30, 2019
  • The comment period for the CR-101 is open until: September 13, 2019
  • Submit comments to the rules coordinator.