Qualified health plans; state-mandated health benefits. (HB431)

Introduced By

Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean) with support from co-patron Del. Nadarius Clark (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Qualified health plans; state-mandated health benefits. Authorizes a qualified health plan offered on the Virginia Health Benefit Exchange to provide state-mandated health benefits that are not provided in the essential health benefits package. Under current law, qualified health plans are prohibited from providing such state-mandated health benefits. This bill is identical to SB 449. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102882D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Energy
01/27/2022Impact statement from SCC (HB431)
01/27/2022Reported from Commerce and Energy (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2022Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2022Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/01/2022Impact statement from SCC (HB431)
02/01/2022Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
02/08/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/08/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
02/09/2022Reported from Appropriations with amendment(s) (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2022Read first time
02/14/2022Read second time
02/14/2022Committee amendment agreed to
02/14/2022Engrossed by House as amended HB431E
02/14/2022Printed as engrossed 22102882D-E
02/15/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/15/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/21/2022Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/22/2022Impact statement from SCC (HB431E)
03/01/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Passed Senate with amendment (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Read third time
03/03/2022Reading of amendment waived
03/03/2022Committee amendment agreed to
03/03/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/03/2022Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Senate amendments rejected by House (0-Y 95-N)
03/07/2022VOTE: Rejected (0-Y 95-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Senate insisted on amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Senate requested conference committee
03/09/2022House acceded to request
03/09/2022Conferees appointed by House
03/09/2022Delegates: Murphy, Byron, Fariss
03/10/2022Conferees appointed by Senate
03/10/2022Senators: Boysko, Ebbin, Ruff
03/12/2022C Amended by conference committee
03/12/2022Conference substitute printed 22107826D-H1
03/12/2022Passed by temporarily
03/12/2022Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2022Conference report agreed to by House (92-Y 0-N)
03/12/2022VOTE: Adoption (92-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2022Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by House
03/12/2022Conference report agreed to by House (94-Y 0-N)
03/12/2022VOTE: Adoption #2 (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/15/2022Impact statement from SCC (HB431H1)
03/21/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB431ER)
03/21/2022Signed by President
03/22/2022Signed by Speaker
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
03/24/2022Impact statement from SCC (HB431ER)
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 560 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0560)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB449.

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