Individual health insurance coverage; sets parameters of period an individual is not covered. (HB1095)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Individual health insurance coverage; COBRA period.  Sets the parameters of the period an individual is not covered by health insurance as beginning the day after an individuals termination of coverage and ending when an application for coverage is submitted. When an application is submitted by mail, the date of the postmark is the date the application is submitted. Amends § 38.2-3430.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2010Committee
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102782D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/27/2010Assigned C & L sub: #2
02/04/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N)
02/11/2010Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Impact statement from SCC (HB1095)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
03/08/2010Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Read third time
03/10/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Enrolled
03/22/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1095ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/24/2010Impact statement from SCC (HB1095ER)
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 642 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0642)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 40 seconds.