Health plan, state; makes changes to appeals process for complaints. (SB499)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Human Resource management; state health plan.  Makes necessary changes to the appeals process for complaints relating to the state health plan to conform Virginia law to federal health care reform. The bill removes the provision that coverage for mental disorders provided not be diminished or reduced below the coverage in effect for such disorders on January 1, 1999. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101649D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/16/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB499)
01/23/2012Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2012Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/2012Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read second time
02/21/2012Read third time
02/21/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-0Y 0-N)
02/21/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Enrolled
02/24/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB499ER)
02/24/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB499ER)
02/24/2012Signed by Speaker
02/27/2012Signed by President
03/08/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 201 (effective 7/1/12)
03/08/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0201)

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.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB715.