Health insurance; coverage for prosthetic devices and components. (SB405)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health insurance; coverage for prosthetic devices. Requires health insurers, corporations providing health care coverage subscription contracts, health maintenance organizations, and the Commonwealth's Medicaid program to provide coverage for medically necessary prosthetic devices, including myoelectric, biomechanical, or microprocessor-controlled prosthetic devices. The provisions of the bill apply only in the large group markets. The provisions of the bill apply to any policies issued or delivered on and after January 1, 2023. This bill is identical to HB 925. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102486D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/24/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB405)
01/31/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2022Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/31/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/07/2022Senate subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/08/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/08/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2022Read second time
02/10/2022Reading of amendments waived
02/10/2022Committee amendments agreed to
02/10/2022Reading of amendment waived
02/10/2022Committee amendment agreed to
02/10/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended SB405E
02/10/2022Printed as engrossed 22102486D-E
02/11/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB405E)
02/11/2022Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB405E)
02/17/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB405E)
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Read first time
02/22/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Energy
02/24/2022Reported from Commerce and Energy with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Committee substitute printed 22107042D-H1
02/24/2022Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/25/2022Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/28/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB405H1)
03/01/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
03/02/2022Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2022Read second time
03/07/2022Read third time
03/07/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22107042D-H1
03/07/2022Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB405H1
03/07/2022Passed House with substitute (95-Y 3-N)
03/07/2022VOTE: Passage (95-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2022Passed by temporarily
03/08/2022House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 39-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2022House insisted on substitute
03/09/2022House requested conference committee
03/10/2022Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2022Conferees appointed by Senate
03/10/2022Senators: Barker, Spruill, Hackworth
03/10/2022Conferees appointed by House
03/10/2022Delegates: Byron, Head, Mullin
03/11/2022C Amended by conference committee
03/11/2022Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2022Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/11/2022VOTE: Adoption (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/21/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB405ER)
03/21/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB405ER)
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
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 599 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0599)