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2009 Senate Bill 5140: provide language access services in health care and insurance matters for limited English persons
Introduced by Sen. Paull Shin, (Edmonds) (D) on January 15, 2009
To require health care and insurance providers to provide language access services to persons with limited English. This bill also directs the insurance commissioner to study the obstacles that are present for persons with limited English in purchasing health insurance.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Health & Long-Term Care Committee on January 15, 2009