Health, Department of; payment for medical care services. (HB1265)

Introduced By

Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston) with support from co-patron Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Health; payment for medical care services. Allows the Department of Health to charge an amount equal to the allowable charge of a private insurer for the services provided by the Department to an insured individual. If an insurance company denies a claim for medical care services provided by the Department, the patient portion of the bill shall not be greater than if the person did not have private health insurance. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2008Committee
01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084048820
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB1265)
01/23/2008Read first time
01/24/2008Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/25/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2008Communicated to Senate
01/28/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/14/2008Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/15/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N)
02/18/2008Read third time
02/18/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Enrolled
02/19/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1265ER)
02/20/2008Signed by Speaker
02/22/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB1265ER)
02/22/2008Signed by President
03/02/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 80 (effective 7/1/08)
03/02/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 81 (effective 7/1/08)
03/04/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0081)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB579.