Health insurance; coverage for limited drug refills. (SB23)

Introduced By

Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health insurance; coverage for limited drug refills. Requires health benefit plans to cover a limited refill for up to a five days' supply of a Schedule VI drug that is dispensed by a pharmacist for a covered person whose dispensed drugs are lost, destroyed, or otherwise rendered unusable as a consequence of a natural or man-made disaster that displaces the person from his residence. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


11/20/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100155D
11/20/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/10/2018Impact statement from SCC (SB23)
01/19/2018Impact statement from SCC (SB23)
01/22/2018Stricken at request of Patron in Commerce and Labor (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)