Health insurance; physical therapist office visit, cost-sharing requirements. (SB192)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Peake (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health insurance; physical therapist office visit; cost-sharing requirements. Prohibits health insurers, corporations providing health care coverage subscription contracts, and health maintenance organizations whose policies, contracts, or plans include coverage for physical therapy from imposing any cost-sharing requirements such as a copayment, coinsurance, or deductible for a physical therapist office visit that exceeds the cost-sharing requirements for a physician or osteopath office visit. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/29/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104256D
12/29/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB192)
01/27/2020Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor with letter (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2020Letter sent to the Health Insurance Reform Commission