Local government; benefit coverage for employees and retired employees. (SB673)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Benefits coverage; employees and retired employees of localities. Provides that any locality that self-funds a health insurance program for their officers and employees may extend coverage under such program by any other class of persons as may be mutually agreed upon by the locality and the policyholder. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2006Presented and ordered printed 069834844
01/19/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/30/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB673)
01/31/2006Reported from Local Government (10-Y 3-N)
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2006Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 5-N)
02/06/2006VOTE: (35-Y 5-N)
02/06/2006Communicated to House
02/13/2006Placed on Calendar
02/13/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
03/03/2006Passed by indefinitely in Counties, Cities and Towns (13-Y 9-N)