Dental Plan Disclosures

HB 140 – Dental Plans Provider Contracts/Transparency

Primary Sponsor: Rep. Bert Jones (R – Caswell)

This bill would require a health plan to disclose fee schedules, claims and reimbursement policies when writing stand-alone dental insurance products.  These disclosures have previously been required for health plans writing policies that include dental coverage for years.


This proposed committee substitute received a favorable report in the House Insurance Committee on February 22, 2017

This bill passed in the House on second reading with a vote of 118-0, and third reading on February 28, 2017.

This bill will now move to the Senate.


This bill was referred to the Senate Rules and Operations Committee meeting on March 30, 2017.

This bill was re-referred to the Senate Health Care Committee on June 19, 2017.

If it is found favorable there, it will move to the Senate Rules and Operations Committee.


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