VA HB5048 | 2020 | 1st Special Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 36-0)
Status: Engrossed on August 27 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-09-02 - Referred to Committee on Education and Health
Pending: Senate Education and Health Committee
Hearing: Sep 22 @ 9:00 am in Public can register to speak and view meeting on GA website
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Outbreaks of communicable disease of public health threat; posting of information. Requires the Department of Health to make information about outbreaks of communicable diseases of public health threat at any medical care facility, residential or day program, service or facility licensed or operated by any agency of the Commonwealth, school, or summer camp currently required to report an outbreak of a communicable disease to the Department available to the public on a website maintained by the Department. Such information shall include the name of the place at which the outbreak has occurred and the number of confirmed cases of and deaths resulting from such communicable disease reported by each such place.

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Outbreaks of communicable disease of public health threat; posting of information about cases.


Roll Calls

2020-08-28 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (96-Y 0-N) (Y: 96 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-08-25 - House - House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-09-02SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2020-09-02SenateRead first time
2020-08-28HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage (96-Y 0-N)
2020-08-28HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
2020-08-27HousePrinted as engrossed 20200644D-E
2020-08-27HouseEngrossed by House as amended HB5048E
2020-08-27HouseEmergency clause added
2020-08-27HouseCommittee amendments agreed to
2020-08-27HouseRead second time
2020-08-26HouseRead first time
2020-08-25HouseReported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
2020-08-17HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2020-08-17HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200644D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
32137.01(n/a)See Bill Text

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