VA HB38 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on March 23 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-23 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0387)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Tanning facilities; use by persons under age 18. Prohibits a tanning facility from allowing individuals under age 18 to use a tanning device at such facility other than a spray tanning device that does not emit ultraviolet light. The bill includes an exception allowing a person licensed by the Board of Medicine to practice medicine or osteopathic medicine to prescribe or use a phototherapy device, as defined in the bill, for any patient regardless of age.

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Tanning facilities; prohibits use by persons under age 18.


Roll Calls

2020-02-27 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (22-Y 18-N) (Y: 21 N: 18 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-26 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-24 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (9-Y 5-N) (Y: 8 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-07 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (54-Y 44-N) (Y: 54 N: 43 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-04 - House - House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (18-Y 4-N) (Y: 18 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-03 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 1-N) (Y: 6 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-16 - House - House: Reported from Labor and Commerce (15-Y 7-N) (Y: 15 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-23 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0387)
2020-03-23 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 387 (effective 7/1/20)
2020-03-12 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
2020-03-12HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
2020-03-05SenateSigned by President
2020-03-05HouseSigned by Speaker
2020-03-04HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB38ER)
2020-02-27SenatePassed Senate (22-Y 18-N)
2020-02-27SenateRead third time
2020-02-26SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
2020-02-24SenateReported from Commerce and Labor (9-Y 5-N)
2020-02-10SenateReferred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
2020-02-10SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2020-02-07HouseVOTE: Passage (54-Y 44-N)
2020-02-07HouseRead third time and passed House (54-Y 44-N)
2020-02-06HouseEngrossed by House - committee substitute HB38H1
2020-02-06HouseCommittee substitute agreed to 20107543D-H1
2020-02-06HouseRead second time
2020-02-05HouseRead first time
2020-02-04HouseReported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (18-Y 4-N)
2020-02-04HouseCommittee substitute printed 20107543D-H1
2020-02-03HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 1-N)
2020-01-24HouseAssigned HWI sub: Health
2020-01-22HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2020-01-22HouseMotion to refer to committee agreed to
2020-01-21HouseRead second time and engrossed
2020-01-20HouseRead first time
2020-01-16HouseReported from Labor and Commerce (15-Y 7-N)
2019-11-19HouseReferred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
2019-11-19HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100358D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
591310.3(n/a)See Bill Text
591310.5(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments