State Outlook

Washington will be attempting to introduce Insurance Fairness for Amputees Legislation during the 2019 Legislative Session. Representative Gina Mosbrucker (R-14) has agreed to champion Insurance Fairness. Currently, Insurance Fairness is being drafted and awaits a formal introduction. We are actively seeking advocates to assist the efforts to pass Insurance Fairness in 2019.

Insurance Fairness History

Washington will be attempting to introduce Insurance Fairness for Amputees Legislation during the 2019 Legislative Session. Representative Gina Mosbrucker (R-14) has agreed to champion Insurance Fairness. Currently, Insurance Fairness is being drafted and awaits a formal introduction. We are actively seeking advocates to assist the efforts to pass Insurance Fairness in 2019.

Legislative Information

The Washington 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 14th and will tentatively conclude April 28th. The Washington Legislature is able to prefile legislation for the upcoming session until January 14th. An introduction deadline has not been determined for each chamber.

Currently, the Democratic 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 Washington Office of the Insurance Commissioner to express your concern and desire for the legislation.

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