WV HB2024 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 20 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-20 - Chapter 218, Acts, Regular Session, 2021
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to expand the use of telemedicine by allowing medical personnel to participate in telemedicine visits, to ensure parity between telemedicine and in-person visits, and to restrict the ability of medical professional boards to restrict telemedicine beyond what is in this section.

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Expand use of telemedicine to all medical personnel


Roll Calls

2021-03-30 - Senate - Effective from passage (Roll No. 238) (Y: 34 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-30 - Senate - Senate concurred in House amendments and passed bill (Roll No. 238) (Y: 34 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-26 - House - Effective from passage (Roll No. 307) (Y: 91 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-26 - House - House concurred in Senate amend with amend, passed bill (Roll No. 306) (Y: 90 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-22 - Senate - Effective from passage (Roll No. 161) (Y: 34 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-22 - Senate - Passed Senate with amended title (Roll No. 161) (Y: 34 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-03 - House - Passed House (Roll No. 71) (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-20HouseChapter 218, Acts, Regular Session, 2021
2021-04-09SenateApproved by Governor 4/9/21 - Senate Journal
2021-04-09HouseApproved by Governor 4/9/21
2021-04-09HouseApproved by Governor 4/9/21 - House Journal
2021-04-05HouseTo Governor 4/5/21 - House Journal
2021-04-05HouseTo Governor 4/5/21
2021-04-05SenateTo Governor 4/5/21 - Senate Journal
2021-03-31HouseHouse received Senate message
2021-03-30SenateCompleted legislative action
2021-03-30SenateCommunicated to House
2021-03-30SenateEffective from passage (Roll No. 238)
2021-03-30SenateSenate concurred in House amendments and passed bill (Roll No. 238)
2021-03-30SenateHouse Message received
2021-03-26HouseCommunicated to Senate
2021-03-26HouseEffective from passage (Roll No. 307)
2021-03-26HouseHouse concurred in Senate amend with amend, passed bill (Roll No. 306)
2021-03-26HousePlaced at foot of bills on 3rd reading
2021-03-26HouseHouse received Senate message
2021-03-22SenateSenate requests House to concur
2021-03-22SenateEffective from passage (Roll No. 161)
2021-03-22SenatePassed Senate with amended title (Roll No. 161)
2021-03-22SenateRead 3rd time
2021-03-22SenateOn 3rd reading
2021-03-19SenateCommittee amendment adopted (Voice vote)
2021-03-19SenateRead 2nd time
2021-03-19SenateOn 2nd reading
2021-03-18SenateRead 1st time
2021-03-18SenateOn 1st reading
2021-03-17SenateReported do pass, with amendment
2021-03-09SenateTo Health and Human Resources
2021-03-09SenateTo Health and Human Resources
2021-03-09SenateIntroduced in Senate
2021-03-03HouseCommunicated to Senate
2021-03-03HousePassed House (Roll No. 71)
2021-03-03HouseRead 3rd time
2021-03-03HouseOn 3rd reading, Special Calendar
2021-03-02HouseAmendment adopted (Voice vote)
2021-03-02HouseRead 2nd time
2021-03-02HouseOn 2nd reading, Special Calendar
2021-03-01HouseRead 1st time
2021-03-01HouseOn 1st reading, Special Calendar
2021-02-26HouseBy substitute, do pass
2021-02-12HouseTo House Health and Human Resources
2021-02-12HouseIntroduced in House
2021-02-12HouseTo Health and Human Resources
2021-02-12HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB273 (Similar To) 2021-02-13 - To Health and Human Resources


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
30126Amended CodeCitation Text
301412dRepealed CodeCitation Text
30313aAmended CodeCitation Text
33571Amended CodeCitation Text
5167bAmended CodeCitation Text
9528New CodeSee Bill Text

West Virginia State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2021/RS/votes/house/00071.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2021/RS/votes/senate/03-22-0161.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2021/RS/votes/house/00306.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2021/RS/votes/house/00307.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2021/RS/votes/senate/03-30-0238.pdf

Bill Comments