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VAHB680Engross
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State plan for medical assistance services; case management services; individuals with severe traumatic brain injury. Directs the Board of Medical Assistance Services to update the state plan for medical assistance services to include a provision for...
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2022-06-17
Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
VASB46PassCertain emergency and quarantine orders; additional procedural requirements. Provides that, in any case in which the Governor has issued an emergency order that includes any measure that closes schools or businesses or restricts the movement of healt...
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2022-05-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0785)
VASB192PassLocal health director; qualifications. Amends the qualification requirements for local health directors to provide that a person may be a local health director if he possess a master's or doctoral degree in the area of public health and has at least ...
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2022-05-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0804)
VAHB891VetoNoncitizens of the United States; terminology. Removes the term "alien" as it pertains to persons who are not citizens or nationals of the United States and replaces it with synonymous language, as appropriate, throughout the Code of Virginia. Nonci...
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2022-05-27
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB1323PassPharmacists and pharmacy technicians; initiation of treatment with and dispensing and administration of vaccines. Allows pharmacists and pharmacy technicians acting under the supervision of a pharmacist to initiate treatment with and dispense and adm...
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2022-05-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0791)
VASB14PassBoard of Pharmacy; prescription drug donation program; work group. Directs the Board of Pharmacy to convene a work group of interested stakeholders to evaluate any challenges and barriers to participation in the prescription drug donation program and...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0703)
VAHB81PassBoard of Health; Statewide Telehealth Plan; Virginia Telehealth Network. Requires the Board of Health (the Board) to consult with the Virginia Telehealth Network in amending and maintaining the Statewide Telehealth Plan. The bill requires the Board t...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0742)
VAHB229PassDepartment of Health; social determinants of health. Department of Health; social determinants of health. Directs the Department of Health to collect and analyze information, including demographic data, regarding social determinants of health, define...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0750)
VASB130PassPublic health emergency; hospital or nursing home; addition of beds. Creates an exemption from the requirement for a certificate of public need or a license for the temporary addition of beds located in a temporary structure or satellite location by ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0712)
VASB241PassRenal Disease Council; report. Creates the Renal Disease Council for the purpose of (i) advising the Governor and the General Assembly on the needs of individuals with renal disease in the Commonwealth; (ii) identifying challenges that such individua...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0717)
VAHB669VetoPublic pools; regulations. Directs the Commissioner of Health to convene a work group to study whether swimming pools and other water recreational facilities for public use or use in conjunction with a tourist facility or health spa should be regulat...
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2022-04-27
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB987PassMedicaid; program information; accessibility. Directs the Board of Medical Assistance Services to require every person that provides program information to ensure that all program information, defined in the bill, be made available in a manner that i...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0775)
VAHB939PassCommissioner of Health; administration and dispensing of necessary drugs, devices, and vaccines during public health emergency; emergency. Allows the Commissioner of Health to authorize persons who are not authorized by law to administer or dispense ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0774)
VAHB900PassPublic health emergency; hospital or nursing home; addition of beds. Creates an exemption from the requirement for a certificate of public need or a license for the temporary addition of beds located in a temporary structure or satellite location by ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0772)
VASB436PassBoard of Health; Statewide Telehealth Plan; Virginia Telehealth Network. Requires the Board of Health (the Board) to consult with the Virginia Telehealth Network in amending and maintaining the Statewide Telehealth Plan. The bill requires the Board t...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0724)
VASB647PassCommissioner of Health; administration and dispensing of necessary drugs, devices, and vaccines during public health emergency; emergency. Allows the Commissioner of Health to authorize persons who are not authorized by law to administer or dispense ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0733)
VAHB1359PassHealth care; consent to services and disclosure of records. Provides that an authorization for the release of health records shall remain in effect until (i) the authorization is revoked in writing and delivered to the health care entity maintaining ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0784)
VAHB242PassPractice of licensed professional counselors. Adds licensed professional counselors to the list of eligible providers who can disclose or recommend the withholding of patient records, face a malpractice review panel, and provide recommendations on in...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0509)
VASB201PassHospitals; financial assistance; payment plans. Requires hospitals to make reasonable efforts to screen every uninsured patient, defined in the bill, to determine whether the individual is eligible for medical assistance pursuant to the state plan fo...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0679)
VAHB241PassDepartment of Medical Assistance Services; durable medical equipment and complex rehabilitative technology; work group; report. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to convene a work group with the Department of Planning and Budget a...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0476)
VAHB248PassHealth care data report; carriers. Directs the Department of Health, through its contract with the nonprofit organization that compiles and evaluates health care data on behalf of the Commonwealth and in consultation with the Bureau of Insurance of t...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0646)
VAHB481PassHospitals; price transparency. Requires every hospital to make information about standard charges for items and services provided by the hospital available on the hospital's website by July 1, 2023. The bill directs the Secretary of Health and Human ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0297)
VAHB925PassHealth insurance; coverage for prosthetic devices. Requires health insurers, corporations providing health care coverage subscription contracts, health maintenance organizations, and the Commonwealth's Medicaid program to provide coverage for medical...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0598)
VAHB800PassMedical assistance services; individuals confined in state correctional facilities. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to coordinate with the Department of Corrections to identify persons in the custody of state correctional facili...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0300)
VAHB769PassDepartment of Health; onsite sewage system pump-out oversight; certain localities. Requires the Department of Health (the Department), effective July 1, 2023, to manage and enforce onsite sewage system pump-out compliance for Accomack, Essex, Glouces...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0486)
VASB350PassHealth records; patient's right to disclosure. Requires a health care entity to include in its disclosure of an individual's health records any changes made to the health records and an audit trail for such records if the individual specifically requ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0534)
VAHB910PassHospital emergency department CPT code data reporting. Requires every hospital in the Commonwealth that includes an emergency department to report quarterly to the Department of Health (the Department), for the preceding quarter, (i) the total number...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0342)
VAHB919PassBoard of Health; regulations; maximum contaminant levels in water supplies and waterworks; effective date. Provides that the Board of Health shall review the recommendations of any work group convened by the Commissioner of Health after July 1, 2022,...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0585)
VAHB1071PassHospitals; financial assistance; payment plans. Requires hospitals to make reasonable efforts to screen every uninsured patient, defined in the bill, to determine whether the individual is eligible for medical assistance pursuant to the state plan fo...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0678)
VAHB1193PassDepartment of Medical Assistance Services; coordinated specialty care; work group established. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to establish a work group, in coordination with the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0621)
VASB663PassState plan for medical assistance services; provision for payment of telemedicine services facilitated by emergency medical services. Directs the Board of Health to amend the state plan for medical assistance services to include a provision for the p...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0384)
VAHB1329PassPediatric survivors of sexual assault; Task Force on Services for Survivors of Sexual Assault. Expands from under 13 years of age to under 18 years of age the age range of the pediatric survivors of sexual assault for whom each hospital must develop ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0520)
VASB53PassCity of Chesapeake; local government authority to require analysis of water. Adds the City of Chesapeake to the list of localities that may establish reasonable testing requirements to determine compliance with existing federal or state drinking wate...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0226)
VAHB548PassCity of Chesapeake; local government authority to require analysis of water. Adds the City of Chesapeake to the list of localities that may establish reasonable testing requirements to determine compliance with existing federal or state drinking wate...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0225)
VAHB916PassHealth care providers; health records of minors; available via secure website. Provides that every hospital and health care provider that makes patients' health records available to such patients through a secure website shall make all health records...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0218)
VAHB1107PassHospitals; direct readmission of certain postpartum patients. Directs the Department of Health (the Department) to develop recommendations for protocols for hospitals that provide obstetrical services for (i) admission or transfer of any pregnant wom...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0232)
VASB426PassState plan for medical assistance services; remote patient monitoring. Directs the Board of Medical Assistance Services to amend the state plan for medical assistance services to provide for the payment of medical assistance for (i) remote patient mo...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0269)
VAHB91PassBoard of Health; fee for Certificate of Birth Resulting in Stillbirth. Removes the requirement that the Board of Health prescribe a reasonable fee to cover the administrative cost and preparation of a Certificate of Birth Resulting in Stillbirth.
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0171)
VAHB93PassDepartment of Health; home care organizations; license renewal. Changes the license renewal requirement for home care organizations from an annual renewal to a triennial renewal. The bill prohibits the Department of Health, upon renewal of a home car...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0172)
VAHB145PassPractice of physician assistants. Removes the requirement that physician assistants appointed as medical examiners practice as part of a patient care team. For hospice program licensing, the bill adds physician assistants to the list of hospice perso...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0151)
VAHB286PassNurse practitioners; declaration of death and cause of death. Authorizes autonomous nurse practitioners, defined in the bill, to declare death and determine cause of death; allows nurse practitioners who are not autonomous nurse practitioners to pron...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0184)
VASB55PassAmending death certificates. Requires the State Registrar, upon receipt of an affidavit and supporting evidence testifying to corrected information on a death certificate within 45 days of the filing of a death certificate, to amend such death certif...
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2022-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0117)
VAHB235PassRehabilitation hospitals; arrangements for follow-up care. Directs the Board of Health to convene a work group to provide recommendations regarding regulations requiring hospitals to develop protocols for connecting patients receiving rehabilitation ...
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2022-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0112)
VAHB1001PassAmending death certificates. Requires the State Registrar, upon receipt of an affidavit and supporting evidence testifying to corrected information on a death certificate within 45 days of the filing of a death certificate, to amend such death certif...
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2022-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0116)
VAHB1345PassVirginia Transplant Council; membership. Adds Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters to the membership of the Virginia Transplant Council.
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2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0072)
VAHB191Engross

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Health workforce development; Special Advisor to the Governor for Health Workforce Development; Virginia Health Workforce Development Fund. Creates the position of Special Advisor to the Governor for Health Workforce Development (the Special Advisor)...
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2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB680Engross

Sine Die
State plan for medical assistance services; case management services; individuals with severe traumatic brain injury. Directs the Board of Medical Assistance Services to update the state plan for medical assistance services to include a provision for...
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2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB191Engross
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Health workforce development; Special Advisor to the Governor for Health Workforce Development; Virginia Health Workforce Development Fund. Creates the position of Special Advisor to the Governor for Health Workforce Development (the Special Advisor)...
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2022-03-12
Continued to 2022 Sp. Sess. 1 pursuant to HJR455
VAHB80Engross

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Healthcare Regulatory Sandbox Program; established. Requires the Department of Health to establish the Healthcare Regulatory Sandbox Program to enable a person to obtain limited access to the market in the Commonwealth to temporarily test an innovati...
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2022-03-10
Defeated by Senate (19-Y 20-N)
VASB200Engross

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Virginia Freedom of Information Act; record exclusions; administrative investigations; onsite sewage complaints. Creates an exemption with respect to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act for records of active investigations and the names, addresse...
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2022-03-08
To House General Laws Committee
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