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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)
VASB672PassPharmacists 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 (CHAP0790)
VASB62PassSchool Health Services Committee; report. Establishes the School Health Services Committee in the legislative branch to review and provide advice to the General Assembly and other policy makers regarding proposals that require local school boards to ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0707)
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)
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)
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)
VAHB264PassPublic health emergency; out-of-state licenses; deemed licensure. Allows a practitioner of a profession regulated by the Board of Medicine who is licensed in another state or the District of Columbia and who is in good standing with the applicable re...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0753)
VASB297VetoStay of debt collection activities by health care providers; prohibited practice under Virginia Consumer Protection Act. Provides that any health care provider that undertakes any debt collection activities prior to either the issuance of an award or...
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2022-04-27
Senate sustained Governor's veto
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
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)
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)
VAHB215PassSchool Health Services Committee; report. Establishes the School Health Services Committee in the legislative branch to review and provide advice to the General Assembly and other policy makers regarding proposals that require local school boards to ...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0749)
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)
VASB369PassPublic health emergency; out-of-state licenses; deemed licensure. Allows a practitioner of a profession regulated by the Board of Medicine who is licensed in another state or the District of Columbia and who is in good standing with the applicable re...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0720)
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)
VASB148PassPublic health emergencies; immunity for health care providers. Expands immunity provided to health care providers responding to a disaster to include actions or omissions taken by the provider as directed by any order of public health in response to ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0617)
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)
VASB468PassVirginia Retirement System; Line of Duty Act; medical reviews to be conducted by Virginia practitioners. Provides that, for any medical review of a claim made pursuant to the provisions of the Line of Duty Act, the Virginia Retirement System shall re...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0484)
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)
VAHB642PassDepartment of Military Affairs; health care insurance premiums for members of Virginia National Guard or Virginia Defense Force. Provides that the Department of Military Affairs shall have the power to pay the employer portion of health care premiums...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0372)
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)
VAHB1187PassOut-of-state health care practitioners; temporary authorization to practice; licensure by reciprocity for physicians; emergency. Allows a health care practitioner licensed in another state or the District of Columbia who has submitted an application ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0463)
VASB317PassOut-of-state health care practitioners; temporary authorization to practice; licensure by reciprocity for physicians; emergency. Allows a health care practitioner licensed in another state or the District of Columbia who has submitted an application ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0464)
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)
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)
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)
VAHB932PassWorkers' compensation; COVID-19; health care providers. Extends from December 31, 2021, to December 31, 2022, the date by which COVID-19 causing the death or disability of a health care provider is presumed to be an occupational disease compensable u...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0644)
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)
VASB719PassDepartment of Military Affairs; health care insurance premiums for members of Virginia National Guard or Virginia Defense Force. Provides that the Department of Military Affairs shall have the power to pay the employer portion of health care premiums...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0373)
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)
VASB681PassDuty of in-network providers to submit claims to health insurers; Virginia Consumer Protection Act. Provides that a knowing violation of the existing requirement for an in-network provider that provides health care services to a covered patient to su...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0351)
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)
VAHB312PassVirginia Health Benefit Exchange; marketing. Requires the Virginia Health Benefit Exchange to prepare an annual marketing plan that includes consumer outreach, licensed health insurance agents, and navigator programs. As introduced, this bill was a r...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0250)
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)
VASB469PassVirginia Health Benefit Exchange; marketing. Requires the Virginia Health Benefit Exchange to prepare an annual marketing plan that includes consumer outreach, licensed health insurance agents, and navigator programs. As introduced, this bill was a r...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0251)
VAHB537PassTelemedicine; out of state providers; behavioral health services. Allows certain practitioners of professions regulated by the Boards of Medicine, Counseling, Psychology, and Social Work who provide behavioral health services and who are licensed in ...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0275)
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)
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)
VASB580PassDepartment of Health; triennial audit requirement for home care organizations. Directs the Department of Health to remove the triennial audit requirement for home care organizations. Department of Health; triennial audit requirement for home care org...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0215)
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