Connecticut has explicit insurance guidance on transgender-related health care.
Bulletins and Announcements:
Bulletin: Bulletin IC-34, Gender Identity Nondiscrimination Requirements (2013)
Issued by: Connecticut Insurance Department
Issued on: Dec. 19, 2013
The bulletin notes that “a blanket policy exclusion for gender transition and related services is prohibited.”
Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities ruling
The Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities issued a ruling prohibiting all employers and insurers from denying coverage for any treatments related to gender transition. It also specifically found exclusions for facial gender reassignment surgery to be unlawful.
Updated on Jun 19, 2020