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VASB35VetoBoard of Medicine; continuing education; unconscious bias and cultural competency. Directs the Board of Medicine to require unconscious bias and cultural competency training as part of the continuing education requirements for renewal of licensure. T...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VASB237VetoContraception; right to contraception; applicability; enforcement. Establishes a right to obtain contraceptives and engage in contraception, as defined in the bill. The bill creates a cause of action that may be instituted against anyone who infringe...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB609VetoContraception; right to contraception; applicability; enforcement. Establishes a right to obtain contraceptives and engage in contraception, as defined in the bill. The bill creates a cause of action that may be instituted against anyone who infringe...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB1130VetoBoard of Medicine; continuing education; unconscious bias and cultural competency. Directs the Board of Medicine to require unconscious bias and cultural competency training as part of the continuing education requirements for renewal of licensure. T...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VAHB781VetoTask Force on Maternal Health Data and Quality Measures; report. Directs the State Health Commissioner to reestablish the Task Force on Maternal Health Data and Quality Measures for the purpose of evaluating maternal health data collection processes ...
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2024-05-17
Governor: Vetoed by Governor
VASB15VetoReproductive health care services; prohibitions on extradition for certain crimes. Provides that no demand for extradition of a person charged with a criminal violation of law of another state shall be recognized by the Governor if such alleged viola...
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2024-04-17
Requires 2/3 members present
VAHB354VetoPublic pools; regulations. Directs the Board of Health to adopt regulations governing swimming pools and other water recreational facilities operated for public use, including swimming pools and other water recreational facilities operated in conjunc...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB315PassDepartment of Medical Assistance Services; lien for claim of personal injuries. Creates a process by which a lien in favor of the Department of Medical Assistance Services on a claim for personal injuries may be satisfied upon the request of the inju...
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2024-04-17
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0807)
VASB274VetoPrescription Drug Affordability Board established; drug cost affordability review. Establishes the Prescription Drug Affordability Board for the purpose of protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth and other stakeholders within the health care syst...
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2024-04-17
Requires 2/3 members present
VAHB570VetoPrescription Drug Affordability Board established; drug cost affordability review. Establishes the Prescription Drug Affordability Board for the purpose of protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth and other stakeholders within the health care syst...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VAHB1539VetoAbortion or other reproductive health care services; prohibitions on extradition for certain crimes; prohibited practices under Virginia Consumer Protection Act. Provides that no demand for extradition of a person charged with a criminal violation of...
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2024-04-17
House sustained Governor's veto
VASB155PassVirginia Health Workforce Development Authority; Virginia Health Care Career and Technical Training and Education Fund created; psychological practitioner defined; educational requirements for nursing faculty. Modifies the enabling legislation for th...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0761)
VAHB933PassAlzheimer's disease and dementia training for dispatchers, firefighters, and emergency medical personnel. Requires certain agencies in the Commonwealth to develop curricula and provide training related to Alzheimer's disease and dementia to dispatche...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0698)
VAHB1370PassReporting of medical debt to consumer reporting agencies by certain health care providers; prohibited. Prohibits certain medical care facilities, certain health care professionals, and emergency medical services agencies from reporting any portion of...
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2024-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0751)
VASB16PassSearch warrants, subpoenas, court orders, or other process; menstrual health data prohibited. Prohibits the issuance of a search warrant, subpoena, court order, or other process for the purpose of the search and seizure or production of menstrual hea...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0571)
VAHB78PassSearch warrants, subpoenas, court orders, or other process; menstrual health data prohibited. Prohibits the issuance of a search warrant, subpoena, court order, or other process for the purpose of the search and seizure or production of menstrual hea...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0523)
VASB250PassDepartment of Medical Assistance Services; remote ultrasound procedures; remote fetal non-stress tests. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to modify the state plan for medical assistance services to include a provision allowing for...
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2024-04-05
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0585)
VAHB93PassAlpha-gal syndrome; Board of Health; reportable disease list. Directs the Board of Health to adopt regulations to include alpha-gal syndrome on the list of diseases that shall be required to be reported in accordance with the Code of Virginia. The bi...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0375)
VAHB204PassMaternal Mortality Review Team; membership. Adds a representative of the Department of Corrections and a representative of the State Board of Local and Regional Jails, both appointed by the Governor, to the membership of the Maternal Mortality Review...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0376)
VAHB150PassSupplemental Nutrition Assistance Program; Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children; applications. Prohibits the Board of Social Services from requiring persons applying to participate or renewing their participation in...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0435)
VAHB353PassHospitals; emergency departments; licensed physicians. Requires any hospital with an emergency department to have at least one licensed physician on duty and physically present at all times. Current law requires such hospitals to have a licensed phys...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0441)
VAHB252PassSickle cell disease; statewide registry; collection of sickle cell disease case information; penalties; notification; annual report. Creates a statewide registry of sickle cell disease patients to be maintained by the State Health Commissioner. The b...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0437)
VASB277PassState Health Services Plan Task Force; certificate of public need; recommendations. Directs the Board of Health to convene the State Health Services Plan Task Force to make recommendations on expedited review of projects subject to certificate of pub...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0423)
VASB392PassHospitals; emergency departments; licensed physicians. Requires any hospital with an emergency department to have at least one licensed physician on duty and physically present at all times. Current law requires such hospitals to have a licensed phys...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0505)
VAHB514PassAdvisory Council on Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections and Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome; sunset. Extends from July 1, 2020, to July 1, 2028, the sunset of the Advisory Council o...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0391)
VAHB511PassOut-of-state health care practitioners; temporary authorization to practice; assisted living facilities. Adds assisted living facilities to the list of eligible health care employers for which a health care practitioner licensed, certified, or regist...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0390)
VAHB1431PassAlternative onsite sewage systems; approval of treatment units. Requires the Department of Health to approve treatment units for alternative onsite sewage systems if they meet certain NSF/ANSI standards or certain testing requirements. Alternative o...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0419)
VAHB831PassChief Medical Examiner; Maternal Mortality Review Team; work group; expansion plan; report. Directs the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the Maternal Mortality Review Team to convene a work group to expand the work of the Maternal Mortality R...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0457)
VAHB1279PassDepartment of Health and Department of Education; school health entrance form. Requires the Department of Health, in conjunction with the Department of Education, to examine the Department of Health's COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA SCHOOL HEALTH ENTRANCE F...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0478)
VASB620PassLong-term services and support screening; PACE programs; emergency. Allows qualified staff of programs of all-inclusive care for the elderly (PACE) to conduct the required long-term services and supports screening in accordance with requirements esta...
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2024-04-04
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0517)
VAHB188PassAdvance Health Care Planning Registry; amendment of regulations. Amends the list of documents that may be submitted to the Advance Health Care Directive Registry to include any other document that supports advance health care planning. The bill also ...
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2024-04-02
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0274)
VAHB503PassDepartment of Medical Assistance Services; credentialed addiction treatment professionals; licensed behavior analysts; definition. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to amend in its regulations the definition of "credentialed addic...
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2024-04-02
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0288)
VAHB820PassDepartment of Medical Assistance Services; annual review of medication and treatment for sickle cell disease; report. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services to conduct an annual review of all medications and forms of treatment for sick...
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2024-04-02
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0306)
VAHB255PassAdult wellness screening; sickle cell disease or sickle cell trait. Provides that every adult resident of the Commonwealth may be offered screening tests for sickle cell disease or the sickle cell trait and requires that the health care professional ...
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2024-03-28
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0182)
VAHB220PassWater facilities; staffing; licensed operators. Requires sewage treatment works, classified waterworks, and classified water treatment facilities to employ a licensed operator. The bill establishes a protocol for responding to an unexpected vacancy o...
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2024-03-28
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0178)
VASB154PassAdvance Health Care Planning Registry; amendment of regulations. Amends the list of documents that may be submitted to the Advance Health Care Directive Registry to include any other document that supports advance health care planning. The bill also ...
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2024-03-28
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0231)
VAHB435PassLaw-enforcement officers; exposure to bodily fluids; petition to the general district court by local attorney for the Commonwealth. Allows a local attorney for the Commonwealth in the county or city in which such exposure occurred to file a petition ...
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2024-03-28
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0190)
VASB537PassBoard of Health; hospital regulations; use of smoke evacuation systems during surgical procedures. Requires the Board of Health to amend its regulations to require that every hospital where surgical procedures are performed adopt a policy requiring t...
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2024-03-28
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0249)
VAHB763PassBoard of Health; hospital regulations; use of smoke evacuation systems during surgical procedures. Requires the Board of Health to amend its regulations to require that every hospital where surgical procedures are performed adopt a policy requiring t...
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2024-03-28
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0207)
VASB24PassLong-term services and supports screening; expedited screening; screening exemption; emergency. Modifies existing provisions regarding the required long-term services and supports screening under the state plan for medical assistance services by crea...
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2024-03-26
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0152)
VASB325PassVital records; birth certificates; adoption; members of the military. Directs the State Registrar to expedite issuance of a new birth certificate upon receipt of certain documentation for a person born in the Commonwealth if at least one adoptive par...
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2024-03-20
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0119)
VAHB120PassDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; Department of Health Professions; certain suspensions not considered disciplinary action. Prohibits any board of the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation or the Department of H...
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2024-03-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0018)
VAHB291PassLong-term services and supports screening; expedited screening; screening exemption; emergency. Modifies existing provisions regarding the required long-term services and supports screening under the state plan for medical assistance services by crea...
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2024-03-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0024)
VAHB649PassVital records; birth certificates; adoption; members of the military. Directs the State Registrar to expedite issuance of a new birth certificate upon receipt of certain documentation for a person born in the Commonwealth if at least one adoptive par...
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2024-03-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0045)
VAHB729PassLong-term services and support screening; PACE programs; emergency. Allows qualified staff of programs of all-inclusive care for the elderly (PACE) to conduct the required long-term services and supports screening in accordance with requirements esta...
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2024-03-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0048)
VAHJR41PassStudy; Joint Commission on Health Care; policy solutions to the Commonwealth's fentanyl crisis; report. Directs the Joint Commission on Health Care (JCHC) to study policy solutions to the Commonwealth's fentanyl crisis. The resolution directs JCHC to...
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2024-03-05
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ41ER)
VASB280Engross
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Health care; decision-making; end of life; penalties. Allows an adult diagnosed with a terminal disease to request and an attending health care provider to prescribe a self-administered controlled substance for the purpose of ending the patient's lif...
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2024-03-04
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VASB331Engross
50%
Department of Health Professions; informed consent requirements for hysterectomies and oophorectomies; review; report. Directs the Department of Health Professions to review and make recommendations regarding informed consent requirements for hyster...
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2024-03-04
To House Health and Human Services Committee
VAHB1185Engross
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Board of Health; Department of Health Professions; Prescription Monitoring Program; overdose information. Directs the Board of Health to report Admit, Transfer, and Discharge data elements on patients who overdose on opioids to the Department of Heal...
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2024-03-04
To Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
VAHB550Engross
50%
Adult adoptee access to original birth certificate. Grants any adoptee 18 years of age or older access to his original birth certificate. Adult adoptee access to original birth certificate. Grants any adoptee 18 years of age or older access to his o...
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2024-03-01
To Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee
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