Health insurance; credentialing health care providers. (HB1829)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health insurance; credentialing; health care providers. Provides that provisions requiring health insurers and other carriers to establish reasonable protocols and procedures for reimbursing a health professional for services provided while such professional's credentialing application is pending also apply to certain health maintenance organizations and to corporations operating dental or optometric plans. Read the Bill »


03/18/2021: signed by governor


01/06/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101075D
01/06/2021Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/14/2021Impact statement from SCC (HB1829)
01/14/2021Reported from Labor and Commerce (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2021Read first time
01/18/2021Floor substitute printed 21103204D-H1 (Head)
01/18/2021Read second time
01/18/2021Substitute by Delegate Head agreed to 21103204D-H1
01/18/2021Engrossed by House - floor substitute HB1829H1
01/19/2021Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/19/2021VOTE: Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/20/2021Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/28/2021Impact statement from SCC (HB1829H1)
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2021Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Read third time
02/18/2021Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1829ER)
02/22/2021Signed by President
02/23/2021Impact statement from SCC (HB1829ER)
02/24/2021Signed by Speaker
02/25/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 25, 2021
02/25/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/18/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 161 (effective 7/1/21)
03/18/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0161)