State Outlook

Alaska has not previously introduced Insurance Fairness for Amputees Legislation. We are actively seeking advocates to lead the efforts to introduce and pass legislation in an upcoming session.

Legislative Information

The Alaska State Legislature works on a two year cycle and in 2019 will be in the first year of their cycle. The 2019 Legislative Session convenes January 15th and will tentatively conclude April 14th. The Alaska Legislature is able to prefile legislation for the upcoming session until December 31st, 2018. Introduction deadlines for the 2019 Legislative Session has been set for February 19th.

Currently, the Republican Party controls both chambers of the State Legislature and the Office of the Governor.

Get Involved

In order to move Insurance Fairness for Amputees legislation through the legislative process, the Amputee Coalition needs the support of the limb loss community. We are actively seeking advocates and champions for Insurance Fairness for Amputees legislation. Connect with the Amputee Coalition or your insurance company through Amplify, your State Representation and the Alaska Division of Insurance to express your concern and desire for the legislation.

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