Tex. Ins. Code Section 1366.102
Applicability of Subchapter


This subchapter applies only to a health benefit plan that provides benefits for medical or surgical expenses incurred as a result of a health condition, accident, or sickness, including an individual, group, blanket, or franchise insurance policy or insurance agreement, a group hospital service contract, or an individual or group evidence of coverage or similar coverage document that is issued in this state by:


an insurance company;


a group hospital service corporation operating under Chapter 842 (Group Hospital Service Corporations);


a health maintenance organization operating under Chapter 843 (Health Maintenance Organizations);


an approved nonprofit health corporation that holds a certificate of authority under Chapter 844 (Certification of Certain Nonprofit Health Corporations);


a multiple employer welfare arrangement that holds a certificate of authority under Chapter 846 (Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangements);


a stipulated premium company operating under Chapter 884 (Stipulated Premium Insurance Companies);


a fraternal benefit society operating under Chapter 885 (Fraternal Benefit Societies);


a Lloyd’s plan operating under Chapter 941 (Lloyd’s Plan); or


an exchange operating under Chapter 942 (Reciprocal and Interinsurance Exchanges).


Notwithstanding any other law, this subchapter applies to:


a small employer health benefit plan subject to Chapter 1501 (Health Insurance Portability and Availability Act), including coverage provided through a health group cooperative under Subchapter B of that chapter; and


a standard health benefit plan issued under Chapter 1507 (Consumer Choice of Benefits Plans).
Added by Acts 2023, 88th Leg., R.S., Ch. 819 (H.B. 1649), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2023.

Source: Section 1366.102 — Applicability of Subchapter, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/IN/htm/IN.­1366.­htm#1366.­102 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

§ 1366.102’s source at texas​.gov