View Amendment Current Amendment: 3720R011.DR.RT.DOCX to Bill 3720     Senators TURNER and DAVIS propose the following amendment (3720R011.DR.RT.DOCX):
    Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 108, PUBLIC EMPLOYEE BENEFIT AUTHORITY, page 455, after line 7, by adding an appropriately numbered new proviso to read:
/     108     .__     (PEBA: Shared-Savings Incentive Program Study Committee)     From the funds appropriated to the authority, there is created a Shared-Savings Incentive Program Study Committee. The purpose of the study committee shall be to identify the requirements, costs, and benefits of implementing a shared-savings incentive program for state-employed, public sector or retired enrollees who elect to shop and receive health care services at a lower cost than the average price paid by their carrier for a comparable health care service. The study committee shall also assess whether the program should be administered by the authority or through a third party, or whether to require carriers to offer access to such a program for health care services eligible for shared incentives. The study committee shall be composed of members appointed as follows:
    (1)     the Speaker of the House of Representatives or his designee;
    (2)     the President Pro Tempore of the Senate or his designee;
    (3)     the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee or his designee;
    (4)     the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee or his designee; and
    (5)     one member appointed by the Governor that is a nonrepresentative member of the South Carolina Public Employee Benefit Authority Board of Directors.
    The committee shall provide findings and recommendations to the General Assembly on or before December 31, 2017./
    Renumber sections to conform.
    Amend sections, totals and title to conform.