Dental and optometric services plans; applicability of certain provisions. (SB1059)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Dental and optometric services plans. Provides that two existing provisions, relating to the payment of interest on accident and sickness claim proceeds and to the use of explanation of benefits forms, that apply to insurance companies will also apply to dental and optometric services plans. The provision relating to interest applies to claim payments made on or after January 1, 2014. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101060D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/14/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Read second time
01/17/2013Reading of amendments waived
01/17/2013Committee amendments agreed to
01/17/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1059E
01/17/2013Printed as engrossed 13101060D-E
01/18/2013Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Impact statement from SCC (SB1059)
01/21/2013Impact statement from SCC (SB1059E)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/07/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Read second time
02/12/2013Read third time
02/12/2013Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1059ER)
02/15/2013Signed by Speaker
02/17/2013Impact statement from SCC (SB1059ER)
02/18/2013Signed by President
03/16/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 473 (effective 7/1/13)
03/16/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0473)


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 46 seconds.