Health care shared savings; incentive programs. (SB1611)

Introduced By

Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Health care shared savings; incentive programs. Requires health carriers to establish a comparable health care service incentive program under which savings are shared with a covered person who elects to receive a covered comparable health care service from a lower-cost provider. Incentive payments are not required for savings of $25 or less. The measure requires health carriers to comply with transparency requirements beginning with health benefit plans offered or renewed on or after July 1, 2020. Programs are required to be approved by the Commissioner of Insurance. This bill is identical to HB 2639. Amends § 38.2-4214, § 38.2-4319, § 54.1-2910.01, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

04/19/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Commerce and Labor Committee

History

DateAction
01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104163D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/28/2019Impact statement from SCC (SB1611)
01/31/2019Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Committee substitute printed 19106179D-S1
02/01/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106179D-S1
02/04/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1611S1
02/04/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Placed on Calendar
02/06/2019Read first time
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/10/2019Impact statement from SCC (SB1611S1)
02/12/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/12/2019Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Read second time
02/13/2019Read third time
02/13/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/13/2019Engrossed by House as amended
02/13/2019Passed House with amendments (95-Y 2-N)
02/13/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019House amendments agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2019Enrolled
02/20/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1611ER)
02/20/2019Signed by President
02/20/2019Signed by Speaker
02/21/2019Impact statement from SCC (SB1611ER)
02/27/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 27, 2019
02/27/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/21/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 684 (effective 7/1/19)
03/21/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0684)

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