VA HB1027 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-11 - Left in Appropriations
Pending: House Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Opioid addiction treatment pilot program. Requires the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (the Department), in partnership with community services boards, a hospital licensed in the Commonwealth, and telemedicine networks, to establish a two-year pilot program in Planning District 12 designed to provide comprehensive treatment and recovery services to uninsured or underinsured individuals suffering from opioid addiction or opioid-related disorders. The bill requires the Department and its partners to collaborate with a work group established by the Department of interested stakeholders to develop the pilot program.

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Opioid addiction treatment pilot program; DBHDS, et al., to establish in Planning District 12.


Roll Calls

2020-02-05 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N) (Y: 5 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-30 - House - House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-27 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N) (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-02-11HouseLeft in Appropriations
2020-02-05HouseSubcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N)
2020-01-30HouseReferred to Committee on Appropriations
2020-01-30HouseReported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
2020-01-30HouseAssigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
2020-01-27HouseSubcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
2020-01-27HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
2020-01-17HouseAssigned HWI sub: Behavioral Health
2020-01-07HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2020-01-07HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20105139D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
372310.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments