Reproductive health services; health benefit plans to cover costs of specified health care services. (SB917)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)

Progress

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

Description

Reproductive health services. Requires health benefit plans to cover the costs of specified health care services, drugs, devices, products, and procedures related to reproductive health. The health benefit plan requirements become effective when a plan is delivered, issued for delivery, reissued, or extended in the Commonwealth on and after January 1, 2021, or at any time thereafter when any term of the health benefit plan is changed or any premium adjustment is made. The measure also requires the Board of Medical Assistance Services to include in the state plan for medical assistance services a provision for the payment of the costs of a reproductive health care program providing reimbursement for medically necessary reproductive health care services, drugs, devices, products, and procedures for eligible individuals. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104258D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/27/2020Rereferred from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2020Rereferred to Education and Health
02/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB917)
02/06/2020Continued to 2021 in Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)