58-17F-19Activities of nonregistered managed care contractor prohibited.

No managed care contractor may engage in managed care activities in this state unless the managed care contractor is properly registered. The director may issue a cease and desist order against any managed care contractor which fails to comply with the requirements of §§ 58-17F-16 to 58-17F-20, inclusive, prohibiting the managed care contractor from engaging in managed care activities in this state.

Source: SL 2011, ch 219, § 19.

Commission Note: SL 2012, ch 239, § 1 provides: "The provisions of chapter 219 of the 2011 Session Laws shall be deemed repealed if the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Pub. L. No. 111-148, 124 Stat. 119 (2010), as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, Pub. L. No. 111-152, 124 Stat. 1029 (2010) is found to be unconstitutional in its entirety by a final decision of a federal court of competent jurisdiction and all appeals exhausted or time for appeals elapsed."