ACT NO. 88
Health; PACE programs; certificate of need; health maintenance organization
This act authorizes the department of banking, insurance, securities, and health care administration to exempt a Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (a "PACE program") from the provisions of chapter 139 in Title 8, which concern health maintenance organizations. It also authorizes the department to exempt a PACE program from the provisions of subchapter 5 of chapter 221 in Title 18, which concern certificates of need. For either or both exemptions, the department can impose terms and conditions the commissioner deems necessary to carry out the purposes of Vermont law concerning health maintenance organizations and certificates of need.
Effective Date: On passage
The Vermont General Assembly
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