DMAS; waiver eligibility criteria, dependents of foreign service members. (HB1812)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Medical Assistance Services; waiver of eligibility criteria; dependents of foreign service members. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to amend eligibility criteria for the Community Living waiver and the Family and Individual Support waiver to allow the dependent of a foreign service member to maintain his position on the waiting list following a transfer of the foreign service member to an assignment outside the Commonwealth, so long as the foreign service member maintains the Commonwealth as his legal residence to which he intends to return following completion of the assignment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/30/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102446D
12/30/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/11/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/17/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/17/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1812)
01/17/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 3-N)
01/22/2019Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Read first time
01/25/2019Read second time
01/25/2019Committee amendments agreed to
01/25/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB1812E
01/25/2019Printed as engrossed 19102446D-E
01/25/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1812E)
01/28/2019Read third time and passed House (87-Y 11-N)
01/28/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (87-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/08/2019Assigned Education sub: Health
02/14/2019Reported from Education and Health (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2019Read third time
02/18/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1812ER)
02/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1812ER)
02/21/2019Signed by Speaker
02/21/2019Signed by President
02/28/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 28, 2019
02/28/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/18/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 416 (effective 7/1/19)
03/18/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0416)