Breast and cervical cancer; coverage of treatment. (HB1227)

Introduced By

Del. Margi Vanderhye (D-McLean) with support from 13 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Kris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon), Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News), Del. Joe Bouchard (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Bob Hull (D-Falls Church), Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk), Del. Paul Nichols (D-Woodbridge), Del. David Poisson (D-Sterling), Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), Del. Shannon Valentine (D-Lynchburg), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Medical assistance services; coverage of treatment for breast and cervical cancer. Eliminates requirement that women be screened in under the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program to qualify for coverage. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088498500
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2008Committee substitute printed 088561762-H1
01/22/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/25/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB1227H1)
01/25/2008Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/12/2008Left in Appropriations