surcharge

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surcharge

(in the United States) an additional fee charged to health plan enrollees for benefits not provided in the health plan contract.

surcharge,

n a stated dollar amount paid to the dental professional by the beneficiary in addition to other reimbursement received by third-party payers.
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Nonetheless, the possibility appears to have fired lawmakers' imaginations and led 18 states to propose banning card surcharging, according to the National Retail Federation.
Ten states--California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Oklahoma and Texas--already ban surcharging.
We don't believe that the ATM surcharge ban rulings in cities like San Diego and Santa Monica, nor the vote to ban ATM surcharging in San Francisco, will hold up against national banks or federal credit unions' chartering structures.
In fact, one of the loudest and most vocal critics of surcharging was the very first to break ranks with us, and this was just months after the first announcement.