HB 1915

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2019 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 04, 2019
  • Passed House Feb 05, 2019
  • Senate
  • Became Law Apr 03, 2019

Cancer patients; expedited review of adverse coverage determinations.

Abstract

Provides that a covered person shall not be required to have exhausted his health carrier's internal appeal process before seeking an external review of an adverse determination regarding coverage of treatment if the treatment is to treat his cancer. The measure provides that a covered person may request an expedited external review if the adverse determination relates to the treatment of a cancer of the covered person. The measure requires health carriers' notices of the right to an external review to notify covered persons of this provision. The bill contains an emergency clause and is identical to

Bill Sponsors (1)

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Actions


Apr 03, 2019

House

Placed on Calendar

House

Enacted, Chapter 826 (effective 4/3/19)

Senate

Signed by President as reenrolled

House

Signed by Speaker as reenrolled

House

Reenrolled bill text (HB1915ER2)

House

Reenrolled

Office of the Governor

Governor's recommendation adopted

Office of the Governor

Emergency clause added by Governor's recommendation

House

House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)

Mar 21, 2019

House

Governor's recommendation received by House

Feb 21, 2019

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019

House

Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 21, 2019

Feb 20, 2019

Senate

Signed by President

Feb 19, 2019

House

Signed by Speaker

House

Enrolled

Feb 14, 2019

Senate

Read third time

Feb 06, 2019

Senate

Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Feb 05, 2019

House

Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)

Feb 04, 2019

House

Committee substitute agreed to 19105930D-H1

House

Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1915H1

House

Read second time

Feb 03, 2019

House

Read first time

Jan 10, 2019

House

Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #1

Jan 04, 2019

House

Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101240D

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
House subcommittee amendments and substitutes adopted HTML
House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101240D HTML
House: Committee substitute printed 19105930D-H1 HTML
House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1915ER) HTML
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0826) HTML
House: Reenrolled bill text (HB1915ER2) HTML

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