Small businesses; joint subcommittee to study ability to obtain health insurance. (HJ612)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Allen Dudley (R-Rocky Mount), Del. Jeff Frederick (R-Woodbridge), Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville), Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; small business acting collectively to obtain health insurance; report. Establishes a joint subcommittee to study whether state laws and regulations impede the ability of small businesses to act collectively in procuring health insurance. The study shall propose recommendations for legislation to eliminate any barriers created by state laws and regulations found to be so impeding small businesses. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078363472
01/05/2007Referred to Committee on Rules