Health carriers; licensed athletic trainers. (SB525)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health carriers; licensed athletic trainers. Requires health insurers and health service plan providers whose policies or contracts cover services that may be legally performed by a licensed athletic trainer to provide equal coverage for such services when rendered by a licensed athletic trainer when such services are performed in an office setting. As introduced, this bill was a recommendation of the Health Insurance Reform Commission. This bill is identical to HB 45. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102490D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/31/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB525)
01/31/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2022Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2022Read second time
02/03/2022Reading of amendments waived
02/03/2022Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended SB525E
02/03/2022Printed as engrossed 22102490D-E
02/04/2022Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB525E)
02/21/2022Placed on Calendar
02/21/2022Read first time
02/21/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Energy
02/23/2022Assigned sub: Subcommittee #2
02/24/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
03/01/2022Reported from Commerce and Energy (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Read second time
03/04/2022Read third time
03/04/2022Passed House (92-Y 7-N)
03/04/2022VOTE: Passage (92-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB525ER)
03/09/2022Signed by Speaker
03/10/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB525ER)
03/10/2022Signed by President
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 441 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0441)

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