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Primary Focus Mandate Benefit: Provider
Title/Description Screening, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorder.
Citation Miss. Code Ann. § 83-9-26

A health insurance policy shall provide coverage for the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of autism spectrum disorder. To the extent that the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of autism spectrum disorder are not already covered by a health insurance policy, coverage under this section will be included in health insurance policies that are delivered, executed, issued, amended, adjusted, or renewed in this state, or outside this state if insuring residents in Mississippi

Effective Date 7/1/2015
Notes Enacted by 2015 Miss. H.B. 885; Laws, 2015, ch. 415, § 1

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