Health insurance; coverage for contraceptives. (SB907)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health insurance; coverage for contraceptives. Requires health carriers to provide coverage, under any health insurance policy, contract, or plan that includes coverage for prescription drugs on an outpatient basis, for any prescribed contraceptive drug or contraceptive device. Currently health carriers are required to offer and make available such coverage. The measure prohibits a health carrier from imposing upon any person receiving contraceptive benefits pursuant to the provisions of the measure any copayment, coinsurance payment, or fee. The measure applies to health insurance contracts, policies, or plans delivered, issued for delivery, or renewed on and after January 1, 2019. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104374D
01/19/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/29/2018Committee substitute printed to LIS only 18106137D-S1
01/29/2018Impact statement from SCC (SB907)
01/29/2018Continued to 2019 in Commerce and Labor (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Impact statement from SCC (SB907S1)
11/30/2018Left in Commerce and Labor