State Legislation

Hawaii

Fertility Preservation Bill

HB 2669; A Bill for an Act Relating to Cancer Patients

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Summary:

Requires insurance coverage for oocyte and sperm cryopreservation procedures to preserve the fertility of adults diagnosed with cancer who have not yet started cancer treatment. Hawaii has an IVF mandate (and separate bills to update that mandate are pending).

Bill History

Current Status: ACTIVE

  • 11/30/2017, Carried over to 2018 Regular Session.
  • 01/24/2018, Bill introduced in the House. Passed First Reading.
  • 01/29/2018, Referred to Committees: HHS, CPC, FIN.
  • 02/02/2018, House, Committee(s) on HHS Hearing. Committee recommends that the the measure be DEFERRED.