Remote ultrasound procedures and fetal non-stress tests; DMAS to modify state plan for assistance. (SB250)

Introduced By

Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Medical Assistance Services; remote ultrasound procedures; remote fetal non-stress tests. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to modify the state plan for medical assistance services to include a provision allowing for payment under certain conditions for remote ultrasound procedures and remote fetal non-stress tests. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24101640D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/15/2024Assigned Education and Health Sub: Health
01/17/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB250)
01/18/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/18/2024Reported from Education and Health with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2024Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/24/2024Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2024Read second time
01/26/2024Reading of amendment waived
01/26/2024Committee amendment agreed to
01/26/2024Engrossed by Senate as amended SB250E
01/26/2024Printed as engrossed 24101640D-E
01/29/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB250E)
01/29/2024Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2024Placed on Calendar
02/13/2024Read first time
02/13/2024Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services
02/13/2024Assigned sub: Social Services
02/15/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/20/2024Reported from Health and Human Services (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2024Read second time
02/23/2024Read third time
02/23/2024Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB250ER)
02/28/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB250ER)
02/28/2024Signed by Speaker
03/02/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/05/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 585 (effective 7/1/24)

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