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Virginia 2008 State Bills:
opens new window Virginia 2008 SB 578
Health Insurance Nondiscrimination This bill prohibits the establishment of rules for eligibility or continued eligibility based on a health status-related factor, including genetic information, in Virginia share health insurance policies. This bill also prohibits pre-existing condition exclusions in these policies based on genetic information in the absence of a diagnosis of a condition related to such information. Measure failed.

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