On Monday, Gov.
Last year, the governor presented $5 million in state funds for cancer research at Massey; this year state support for the center climbed to $7.5 million. The bills are as follows:
HB1273/SB450 Health insurance; requires health insurers to provide coverage for oral
HB1182 Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Fund; allows the fund to provide grants to Virginia's NCI-designated cancer centers to conduct cancer research in the commonwealth's tobacco-dependent counties.