Health insurance; certain prescription drugs used for treatment of COVID-19. (HB5094)

Introduced By

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna) with support from co-patrons Del. John Avoli (R-Staunton), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), and Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)

Progress

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

Description

Health insurance; certain prescription drugs used for treatment of COVID-19. Prohibits health insurers from requiring prior authorization for the use of any prescription drug in the treatment of COVID-19 that has received an Emergency Use Authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for such treatment. Read the Bill »

Status

08/19/2020: Awaiting a Vote in the Labor and Commerce Committee

History

DateAction
08/19/2020Presented and ordered printed 20200602D
08/19/2020Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
08/27/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB5094)

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