Health insurance; mandated coverage for treatment of malignant brain tumors. (HB623)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Health insurance; mandated coverage for treatment of malignant brain tumors. Requires health insurers, health maintenance organizations, and corporations providing healthcare coverage subscription contracts to provide coverage for treatment of a malignant brain tumor otherwise covered by the policy, contract, or plan that the covered patient elects to have performed at a National Cancer Institute center of excellence located within 300 miles of the patient's residence. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 062633440
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/16/2006Fiscal impact statement from SCC (HB623)
01/26/2006Passed by in Commerce and Labor with letter
01/26/2006Letter sent to Special Advisory Commission on Mandated Health Insurance BenefiH"