Medicaid eligibility; young adults transitioning from foster care. (SB995)

Introduced By

Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Medicaid eligibility; young adults transitioning from foster care. Requires the Department of Medical Assistance Services to amend the state plan to provide for the payment of medical assistance, pursuant to The Foster Care Independence Act of 1999, for any individual who (i) was receiving foster care services on his eighteenth birthday, (ii) continues to receive independent living services pursuant to 63.2-905.1, and (iii) has not yet reached his twenty-first birthday. Such individuals shall not be subject to Medicaid income limits. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078188702
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB995)
01/16/2007Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/22/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB995)
01/25/2007Rereferred to Finance
01/26/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB995)
01/30/2007Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007Read second time
02/01/2007Reading of amendment waived
02/01/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB995E
02/01/2007Printed as engrossed 078188702-E
02/02/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/07/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB995E)
02/15/2007Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions