DE SB225 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-2)
Status: Passed on September 10 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-09-10 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This Act encourages prescribers and patients to use proven non-opioid methods of treating back pain by doing the following:

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An Act To Amend Title 16, Title 24, Title 29, And Title 31 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Insurance Coverage For The Treatment Of Back Pain.


Roll Calls

2018-06-30 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 41 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-21 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 11 N: 5 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-09-10 Signed by Governor
2018-06-30 Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
2018-06-27 Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 11 On Its Merits
2018-06-27 Re-Assigned to Health & Human Development Committee in House
2018-06-22 Assigned to Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce Committee in House
2018-06-21 Passed By Senate. Votes: 11 YES 5 NO 2 NOT VOTING 3 ABSENT
2018-06-21 Amendment SA 2 to SB 225 - Passed By Senate. Votes: 18 YES 3 ABSENT
2018-06-21 Amendment SA 1 to SB 225 - Passed By Senate. Votes: 18 YES 3 ABSENT
2018-06-20 Amendment SA 2 to SB 225 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2018-06-14 Amendment SA 1 to SB 225 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2018-06-13 Reported Out of Committee (Banking, Business & Insurance) in Senate with 3 On Its Merits
2018-06-01 Introduced and Assigned to Banking, Business & Insurance Committee in Senate

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