Medicaid nonemergency transportation providers; criminal history background checks. (HB1021)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Medicaid nonemergency transportation providers; background checks. Requires every provider with whom the Department of Medical Assistance Services enters into a contract for the provision of nonemergency transportation services to individuals eligible for medical assistance to conduct national fingerprint-based criminal history background checks for every applicant hired for employment at the time of hiring and annually thereafter and establishes crimes conviction of which shall constitute a barrier to employment. Read the Bill »


02/02/2016: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100573D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1021)
01/27/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/27/2016Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
02/02/2016Continued to 2017 in Health, Welfare and Institutions