General Assembly Vote Tracker

SB151 – Requiring Insurance Coverage of Birth Control – Passes Senate

Six Republicans joined all Democrats in the Senate to pass SB151, which would require all health insurance plans in the state to include coverage for birth control / contraceptives.   The bill includes the federal exception for religious employers.   The bill moves onto the House, where it likewise is expected to pass.

SB151 – Requiring Insurance Coverage of Birth Control
STATUS – Onto the House
HISTORY – Passed the Senate 17-4
SPONSORSHenry, Townsend, Heffernan, Cloutier, Hansen, Poore, Sokola, Baumbach, Bentz, Bolden, J.Johnson, Keeley, Kowalko, Lynn, Paradee, Viola
YESBonini, Bushweller, Cloutier, Delcollo, Ennis, Hansen, Henry, Lavelle, Lopez, Marshall, McBride, McDowell, Poore, Simpson, Sokola, Townsend, Walsh
NOHocker, Lawson, Pettyjohn, Richardson
ABSENT
NOT VOTING

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1 comment on “SB151 – Requiring Insurance Coverage of Birth Control – Passes Senate

  1. Jack Polidori

    So when does the bill get filed requiring all gun owners to have a
    million $2 million liability policy?
    This Republican Party in delaware has lost its way.

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