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Maine State Statute:
opens new window Maine: MRS 24A 2850 and 24A 2850-C
Health Insurance Nondiscrimination An individual, group and blanket medical insurance contract subject to chapters 33 and 35 of Title 24A (with some exceptions) may not impose pre-existing condition exclusions based on genetic information in the absence of a diagnosis. Group medical insurance contracts subject to chapter 35 of Title 24A (with some exceptions) may not establish rules for eligibility of an individual to enroll or require an individual to pay a premium or contribution that is greater than that for a similarly situated individual, based on genetic information.

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