Health insurance; provider credentialing, receipt of application. (HB773)

Introduced By

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna) with support from co-patron Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health insurance; provider credentialing; receipt of application. Requires the protocols and procedures for the reimbursement of new provider applicants that are established by a carrier that credentials providers in its network to require that the carrier provide recognition or notification of receipt of such applicant's credentialing application (i) electronically if the carrier uses an online credentialing system for new provider applicants or (ii) by mail or electronic mail, as selected by the applicant, within 10 days of receiving the application if the carrier does not use an online credentialing system. This bill is identical to SB 427. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102044D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Energy
01/20/2022Assigned sub: Subcommittee #2
01/26/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB773)
01/27/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/27/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (10-Y 0-N)
02/01/2022Reported from Commerce and Energy with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Committee substitute printed 22105334D-H1
02/03/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB773H1)
02/03/2022Read first time
02/04/2022Read second time
02/04/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22105334D-H1
02/04/2022Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB773H1
02/07/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/21/2022Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Read third time
02/24/2022Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB773ER)
02/28/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB773ER)
02/28/2022Signed by Speaker
02/28/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2022
03/11/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 471 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0471)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB427.

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