Health maintenance organization; obtaining HMO license without certificate of quality assurance. (HB250)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Managed Care Health Insurance Plans. Allows a new health maintenance organization to obtain its HMO license before receiving a certificate of quality assurance from the State Health Commissioner if it obtains notice from the State Health Commissioner that the HMO's description of its complaint system has been reviewed and approved. Other revisions streamline and update procedures for obtaining MCHIP licenses. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/28/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080034664
12/28/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/10/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB250)
01/14/2008Assigned C & L sub: 1
01/24/2008Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2008Read first time
01/29/2008Read second time
01/29/2008Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2008Engrossed by House as amended HB250E
01/29/2008Printed as engrossed 080034664-E
01/30/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/30/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2008Communicated to Senate
01/31/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2008Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/07/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB250E)
02/25/2008Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (14-Y 1-N)
02/26/2008Committee substitute printed 089565664-S1
02/27/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2008Read third time
02/28/2008Reading of substitute waived
02/28/2008Committee substitute agreed to 089565664-S1
02/28/2008Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/2008Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/28/2008Passed by for the day
02/29/2008Passed by for the day
03/03/2008Read third time
03/03/2008Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB250S1
03/03/2008Passed Senate with substitute (35-Y 5-N)
03/04/2008Placed on Calendar
03/05/2008Speaker ruled Senate substitute not germane
03/06/2008Chair ruled bill not properly before Senate
03/14/2008No further action taken
03/14/2008Failed to pass in Senate