2011 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 42 — Public officers and employees
RS 42:853 — Coverage for chiropractic services


LA Rev Stat § 42:853 What's This?

§853. Coverage for chiropractic services

Notwithstanding any provision of law or any rule or regulation to the contrary, the Office of Group Benefits shall provide its eligible benefits as defined by the program for services which are rendered within the lawful scope of practice of a duly licensed chiropractor as defined in R.S. 37:2801. There shall be no discrimination in the payment of benefits allowed for such services whether performed by a chiropractor or physician in instances where the services performed are within the lawful scope of practice of both professions. Terminology in such a policy, contract, or plan considered discriminatory against any such person or method of practice shall be void.

Acts 2001, No. 1178, §5, eff. June 29, 2001.

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