S.B.6219. Concerning health plan coverage of reproductive health care.

Washington Senate
Last action 4 months ago
Polls (closed):
Yay (1)    Nay (0)

Summary

                    Requires a health plan that is issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2019: (1) To provide coverage for contraceptive drugs, devices, and other products; voluntary sterilization procedures; and certain necessary consultations, examinations, procedures, and medical services; and (2) That provides coverage for maternity care or services, to also provide substantially equivalent coverage to permit the abortion of a pregnancy.

Requires the governor's interagency coordinating council on health disparities to conduct a literature review on disparities in access to reproductive health care based on socioeconomic status, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, geography, and other factors.
                

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Actions

  • Delivered to Governor.

    Fri, Mar 9th 2018
  • President signed.

    Thu, Mar 8th 2018
  • Speaker signed.

    Thu, Mar 8th 2018
  • Passed final passage; yeas, 27; nays, 22; absent, 0; excused, 0.

    Sat, Mar 3rd 2018
  • Senate concurred in House amendments.

    Sat, Mar 3rd 2018
  • Third reading, passed; yeas, 50; nays, 48; absent, 0; excused, 0.

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Floor amendment(s) adopted.

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.

    Thu, Feb 22nd 2018
  • Referred to Rules 2 Review.

    Tue, Feb 20th 2018
  • Minority; without recommendation.

    Fri, Feb 16th 2018
  • Minority; do not pass.

    Fri, Feb 16th 2018
  • HCW - Majority; do pass.

    Fri, Feb 16th 2018
  • First reading, referred to Health Care & Wellness (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report).

    Thu, Feb 1st 2018
  • Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.

    Wed, Jan 31st 2018
  • 1st substitute bill substituted.

    Wed, Jan 31st 2018
  • Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.

    Wed, Jan 31st 2018
  • Third reading, passed; yeas, 26; nays, 22; absent, 0; excused, 1.

    Wed, Jan 31st 2018
  • 1st substitute bill substituted.

    Wed, Jan 31st 2018
  • Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.

    Wed, Jan 31st 2018
  • Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.

    Fri, Jan 26th 2018
  • Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.

    Fri, Jan 26th 2018
  • Minority; do not pass.

    Thu, Jan 25th 2018
  • WM - Majority; do pass 1st substitute bill proposed by Health & Long Term Care.

    Thu, Jan 25th 2018
  • Minority; do not pass.

    Thu, Jan 25th 2018
  • WM - Majority; do pass 1st substitute bill proposed by Health & Long Term Care.

    Thu, Jan 25th 2018
  • Referred to Ways & Means.

    Tue, Jan 23rd 2018
  • Referred to Ways & Means.

    Tue, Jan 23rd 2018
  • HLTC - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.

    Mon, Jan 22nd 2018
  • And refer to Ways & Means.

    Mon, Jan 22nd 2018
  • HLTC - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.

    Mon, Jan 22nd 2018
  • Minority; do not pass.

    Mon, Jan 22nd 2018
  • Minority; do not pass.

    Mon, Jan 22nd 2018
  • And refer to Ways & Means.

    Mon, Jan 22nd 2018
  • First reading, referred to Health & Long Term Care.

    Wed, Jan 10th 2018

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