Motor vehicle insurance; medical expense benefits, assignments. (SB516)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Motor vehicle insurance; medical expense benefits; assignments.  Invalidates assignments of medical expenses benefits provided under a motor vehicle liability insurance policy. Medical expense benefits due to a covered injured person may be paid directly to a state or federal assistance program that provided benefits to such injured person that arose out of the ownership, maintenance, or use of a motor vehicle. The measure also provides that medical expense benefits may not be reduced because of any benefits paid, payable, or provided by a health insurance policy. Amends § 38.2-2201, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103118D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2012Impact statement from SCC (SB516)
01/23/2012Continued to 2013 in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB709.