CHAPTER 156

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 194

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 18 OF THE DELAWARE INSURANCE CODE RELATING TO MEDICARE SUPPLEMENT INSURANCE MINIMUM STANDARDS.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section I. Amend §340100, Title 18 of the Delaware Code by striking everything following the phrase "pursuant to a contract under §1876" as it appears therein and by substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"of the Federal Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. §l395 et. seq.), or an issued policy under a demonstration project specified in the 42 U.S.C. §1395(g)(1), which is advertised, marketed, or designed primarily as a supplement to reimbursements under Medicare for the hospital, medical, or surgical expenses of persons eligible for Medicare."

Section 2. Amend §3402(a), Title 18 of the Delaware Code by striking therefrom §3404

of".

Section 3. Amend §3402(c), Title 18 of the Delaware Code by striking the word "The" as it appears in the beginning thereof and by substituting in lieu thereof the phrase "Except as otherwise provided in §3405(d), the".

Section 4. Amend §3405(d), Title 18 of the Delaware Code by striking therefrom the phrase "by reason of age" and subparagraphs (3) and (4) as they appear therein.

Approved July 7, 1995