Medical assistance services; provision for family planning services. (HB1472)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton) with support from co-patron Del. Kris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Medicaid; family planning services. Requires the state plan for medical assistance services to include a provision for payment for family planning services to individuals with a family income up to 133% of the federal poverty level. These services shall include items such as gynecological examinations, screening for breast and cervical cancer, contraceptive counseling, sexually transmitted disease testing, and referrals for pregnancy and prenatal care. The services shall not include abortions or abortion referrals. The bill contains a technical amendment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2006Presented and ordered printed 068862496
01/19/2006Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/06/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1472)
02/07/2006Stricken from docket by Health, Welfare and Institutions