RELEASE: House Passes Legislation to Combat Disabling Childhood Lead Poisoning from Both Paint and Water in New Hampshire

CONCORD – Today, the House approved legislation to significantly increase protections for children from lead in paint and drinking water. Senator Dan Feltes (D-Concord), prime sponsor of the legislation, offered the following comments after the bipartisan House vote: “Today’s vote is the culmination of many months of bipartisan work by many committed stakeholders. I’m pleased […]

RELEASE: House Passes Legislation to Help Combat Both the Opioid and Mental Health Crises

CONCORD – Today, the House passed SB 157, legislation to make clear all substance use disorder services shall be considered as part of network adequacy, and that carriers properly notify consumers of their rights, including the right to appeal and the right to access services out-of-network at the same cost as in-network. Senator Dan Feltes […]

RELEASE: House Passes Legislation to Increase Access to Substance Abuse Treatment

CONCORD – Today, the House joined the Senate and passed SB 158, legislation to eliminate the need for prior authorization for prescribed medications to treat substance abuse disorders when treatments for such disorders are covered by a health benefit plan. Senator Dan Feltes (D-Concord), prime sponsor of the bill, offered the following comments after the […]