44-32,119. Application; transmittal to Department of Health and Human Services; duties.

(1) Upon receipt of an application for issuance of a certificate of authority, the Director of Insurance shall forthwith transmit copies of such application and accompanying documents to the Department of Health and Human Services.

(2) The Department of Health and Human Services shall determine whether the applicant has complied with sections 44-32,126 to 44-32,128 with respect to health care services to be furnished.

(3) Within forty-five days of receipt of the application for issuance of a certificate of authority, the Department of Health and Human Services shall certify to the Director of Insurance that the proposed health maintenance organization meets the requirements of such sections or notify the Director of Insurance that the health maintenance organization does not meet such requirements and specify in what respects it is deficient.

Source:Laws 1990, LB 1136, § 28; Laws 1996, LB 1044, § 245; Laws 2007, LB296, § 184.