SB 490 Insurance coverage for mental health and substance abuse services.
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Summary:
Insurance coverage for mental health and substance abuse services. Requires individual policies and contracts of insurance to include coverage for outpatient mental health and substance abuse services. Currently, the provisions of subsection C of 38.2-3412.1--mandating coverage for a minimum of 20 visits for outpatient treatment per year--apply only to group policies and contracts.

Full text:
01/22/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 960605685  pdf
02/19/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB490ER)  pdf
03/05/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0041)  pdf

Status:
01/22/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 960605685
01/22/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/29/96  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
01/30/96  Senate: Const. reading disp. (40-Y 0-N), passed by for the day
01/30/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/96  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/01/96  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: Rec. of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/96  Senate: Communicated to House
02/02/96  House: Placed on Calendar
02/05/96  House: Read first time
02/05/96  House: Referred to Committee on Corporations, Insurance and Banking
02/15/96  House: Reported from Corp., Ins. & Banking (22-Y 0-N)
02/16/96  House: Read second time
02/19/96  House: Read third time
02/19/96  House: Passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/19/96  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/19/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB490ER)
02/23/96  Senate: Enrolled
02/23/96  House: Signed by Speaker
02/26/96  Senate: Signed by President
03/04/96  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 41 (effective 7/1/96)
03/05/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0041)