Health care; explanation of benefits, sensitive health care services. (SB766)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health care services; explanation of benefits. Authorizes the State Corporation Commission to adopt regulations that establish alternative methods of delivery of the explanation of benefits, provided that such alternative method is in compliance with the provisions of federal regulations regarding the right to request privacy protection for protected health information. This bill is identical to HB 807. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104452D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/24/2020Impact statement from SCC (SB766)
02/09/2020Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Committee substitute printed 20108039D-S1
02/09/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/10/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB766)
02/10/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Read second time
02/11/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108039D-S1
02/11/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB766S1
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Placed on Calendar
02/18/2020Read first time
02/18/2020Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
02/18/2020Impact statement from SCC (SB766S1)
02/25/2020Reported from Labor and Commerce with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Committee substitute printed 20109098D-H1
02/26/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB766H1)
02/27/2020Read second time
02/28/2020Read third time
02/28/2020Committee substitute rejected 20109098D-H1
02/28/2020Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB766ER)
03/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB766ER)
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/07/2020Signed by President
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/06/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 716 (effective 7/1/20)
04/06/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0716)