Medicaid applications; information about advance directives. (HB1567)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Medicaid applications; information about advance directives. Requires all entities approved by the Board of Medical Assistance Services to receive applications and to determine eligibility for medical assistance to provide each applicant for medical assistance with information about advance directives pursuant to Article 8 (54.1-2981 et seq.) of Chapter 29 of Title 54.1, including information about the purpose and benefits of advance directives and how the applicant may make an advance directive. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/02/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101242D
01/02/2017Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/17/2017Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1567)
01/18/2017Read first time
01/19/2017Read second time
01/19/2017Amendment by Delegate Orrock agreed to
01/19/2017Engrossed by House as amended HB1567E
01/19/2017Printed as engrossed 17101242D-E
01/20/2017Read third time and passed House (92-Y 0-N)
01/20/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (92-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1567E)
01/23/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2017Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/06/2017Assigned Education sub: Health
02/09/2017Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2017Read third time
02/13/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1567ER)
02/15/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1567ER)
02/15/2017Signed by Speaker
02/17/2017Signed by President
02/17/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/17/17
02/17/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 24, 2017
02/21/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 106 (effective 7/1/17)
02/21/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0106)