HB 477

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 11, 2022
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Health insurance; coverage for prostate cancer screening.


Health insurance; coverage for prostate cancerscreening. Updates the current mandated requirement for health care coverage companies (including health insurers and HMOs), thehealth care coverage plan for state employees, and the state planfor Medicaid that provides coverage for one PSA test in a 12-monthperiod to persons age 50 and over and to persons age 40 and overwho are at high risk for prostate cancer according to American CancerSociety Guidelines such that the new coverage requirement is forprostate cancer screening that includes the current test and thecurrent guidelines. The updated coverage begins January 1, 2023.

Bill Sponsors (1)



Jan 27, 2022


Impact statement from DPB (HB477)


Tabled in Commerce and Energy (21-Y 0-N)

Jan 11, 2022


Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102914D


Referred to Committee on Commerce and Energy

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102914D PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Impact Statement: HB477F122.PDF PDF


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