VA HB1987 | 2021 | 1st Special Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB1987

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 23-11)
Status: Passed on March 24 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-03-24 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0301)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Summary

Telemedicine. Requires the Board of Medical Assistance Services to amend the state plan for medical assistance to provide for payment of medical assistance for remote patient monitoring services provided via telemedicine for certain high-risk patients, makes clear that nothing shall preclude health insurance carriers from providing coverage for services delivered through real-time audio-only telephone that are not telemedicine, and clarifies rules around the prescribing of Schedule II through VI drugs via telemedicine, including establishing a practitioner-patient relationship via telemedicine.

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Title

Telemedicine; coverage of telehealth services by an insurer, etc.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2021-02-27 - House - House: VOTE: Agreed To (99-Y 0-N) (Y: 99 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-02-27 - Senate - Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-02-24 - Senate - Senate: Senate insisted on substitute (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-23 - House - House: VOTE: Adoption (0-Y 97-N) (Y: 0 N: 97 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [FAIL]
2021-02-22 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-19 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N) (Y: 32 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2021-02-18 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-05 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-03 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage #2 (99-Y 0-N) (Y: 99 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-02-03 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N 1-A) (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-01-29 - House - House: Reported from Appropriations with amendment(s) (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-29 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N) (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-26 - House - House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-19 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N) (Y: 7 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-24 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0301)
2021-03-24 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 301 (effective 7/1/21)
2021-03-15 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
2021-03-15HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 15, 2021
2021-03-11HouseSigned by Speaker
2021-03-09SenateSigned by President
2021-03-09HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB1987ER)
2021-03-09HouseEnrolled
2021-02-27HouseVOTE: Agreed To (99-Y 0-N)
2021-02-27HouseConference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
2021-02-27SenateConference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
2021-02-26 Conference: Amended by conference committee
2021-02-25SenateSenators: Hashmi, Barker, Pillion
2021-02-25SenateConferees appointed by Senate
2021-02-25HouseDelegates: Adams, D.M., Sickles, Orrock
2021-02-25HouseConferees appointed by House
2021-02-25HouseHouse acceded to request
2021-02-24SenateSenate requested conference committee
2021-02-24SenateSenate insisted on substitute (39-Y 0-N)
2021-02-23HouseVOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 97-N)
2021-02-23HouseSenate substitute rejected by House 21200364D-S1 (0-Y 97-N)
2021-02-23HousePlaced on Calendar
2021-02-22SenatePassed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
2021-02-22SenateEngrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1987S1
2021-02-22SenateCommittee substitute agreed to 21200364D-S1
2021-02-22SenateReading of substitute waived
2021-02-22SenateRead third time
2021-02-19SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N)
2021-02-18SenateReported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
2021-02-18SenateCommittee substitute printed 21200364D-S1
2021-02-12SenateAssigned Education sub: Health
2021-02-05SenateContinued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
2021-02-04SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2021-02-04SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2021-02-03HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage #2 (99-Y 0-N)
2021-02-03HousePassed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
2021-02-03HouseReconsideration of passage agreed to by House
2021-02-03HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N 1-A)
2021-02-03HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N 1-A)
2021-02-02HousePrinted as engrossed 21103569D-EH1
2021-02-02HouseEngrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB1987EH1
2021-02-02HouseCommittee amendment agreed to
2021-02-02HouseCommittee substitute agreed to 21103569D-H1
2021-02-02HouseRead second time
2021-02-01HouseRead first time
2021-01-29HouseReported from Appropriations with amendment(s) (22-Y 0-N)
2021-01-29HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
2021-01-26HouseAssigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
2021-01-26HouseReferred to Committee on Appropriations
2021-01-26HouseCommittee substitute printed 21103569D-H1
2021-01-26HouseReported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
2021-01-19HouseSubcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
2021-01-19HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
2021-01-15HouseAssigned HWI sub: Health
2021-01-11HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2021-01-11HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102502D

Same As/Similar To

HB1987 (Carry Over) 2021-02-05 - Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
SB1338 (Same As) 2021-03-24 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0302)
SB1338 (Same As) 2021-03-24 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0302)

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
321325(n/a)See Bill Text
3823418.16(n/a)See Bill Text
5413303(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+sum+HB1987
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB1987+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB1987H1+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB1987EH1+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB1987S1+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB1987ER+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+CHAP0301+hil
Amendmenthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+amd+HB1987AH
Amendmenthttps://committees.lis.virginia.gov/pdfs/drafts/21200364D.pdf
Amendmenthttps://committees.lis.virginia.gov/pdfs/drafts/.htm
Amendmenthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+amd+HB1987AC
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB1987F122+PDF
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB1987FH1122+PDF
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB1987FEH1122+PDF
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB1987FS1122+PDF
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB1987FER122+PDF
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H1201C0007+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H12C0063+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H0205C0014+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H02C0085+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+HC1352+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+HC1414+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+S04C0101+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+S04V0065+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+SV0228HB1987+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+SV0266HB1987+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+HV1879+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+SV0401HB1987+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+SV0519HB1987+HB1987
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+HV2021+HB1987

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