OAC Action Center

Policy Issues

Urge Connecticut Legislators to Support and Schedule a Floor Vote for Senate Bill 317 Improving Access to Bariatric Surgery!

ISSUE: Connecticut State Senator Eric Berthel (R-32) introduced legislation (SB-317), which calls for all health insurance plans in Connecticut to cover bariatric and metabolic surgery. He’s looking for patients and healthcare professionals to voice their support for his legislation – especially now that the bill was approved by an 18-2 vote by the Joint Committee on Insurance and Real Estate and received a favorable budget assessment from the state’s independent accounting agency. Help us reach out to your local state senator and urge them to support and bring SB-317 to the senate floor for a vote!

OUR ASK: Urge Connecticut State Senators to Support Senate Bill 317 Improving Access to Bariatric Surgery!

DEADLINE: April 30, 2019

ACTION ITEM: Please use our action center to urge your Connecticut Legislators to support Senate Bill 317 by bringing it to the Senate floor for a vote!