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Marijuana; shape prohibitions; definitions of marijuana and tetrahydrocannabinol. Modifies the definition of "marijuana" in several Code sections to (i) include any substance containing a total tetrahydrocannabinol concentration that exceeds 0.3 perc...
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2022-04-28
To Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee
VASB100PassDepartment of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services licensed programs; cardiopulmonary resuscitation for program participants. Allows employees of programs licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services who are cert...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0709)
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)
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)
VAHB745PassRespiratory therapists; practice pending licensure. Provides that a person who has graduated from an accredited respiratory therapy education program may practice with the title "Respiratory Therapist, License Applicant" or "RT-Applicant" until he ha...
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2022-04-27
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0764)
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)
VASB311VetoReal property; duty to disclose ownership interest and lis pendens. Provides that a real estate licensee has an affirmative duty, upon having substantive discussions about specific real property, to disclose in writing to the purchaser, seller, lesso...
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2022-04-27
Senate sustained Governor's veto
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)
VAHB474PassBoard for Contractors; certification of automatic fire sprinkler inspectors; exempts building officials and fire officials. Exempts building officials enforcing the Uniform Statewide Building Code and fire officials enforcing the Virginia Statewide F...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0340)
VAHB604PassBoard of Nursing; education programs; oversight. Gives the Board of Nursing the power and duty to prescribe minimum standards and approve curricula for educational programs preparing persons for registration as a medication aide and to provide period...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0677)
VAHB933PassPharmaceutical processors. Amends the definition of "cannabis oil" by removing the requirement that only oil from industrial hemp be used in the formulation of cannabis oil. The bill removes the Board of Pharmacy patient registration requirement for ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0391)
VASB223PassIntercollegiate athletics; student-athletes; compensation and representation for name, image, or likeness. Establishes several parameters for the compensation and representation of a student-athlete related to the use of such student's name, image, o...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0638)
VAHB507PassIntercollegiate athletics; student-athletes; compensation and representation for name, image, or likeness. Establishes several parameters for the compensation and representation of a student-athlete related to the use of such student's name, image, o...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0510)
VASB671PassPharmaceutical processors. Amends the definition of "cannabis oil" by removing the requirement that only oil from industrial hemp be used in the formulation of cannabis oil. The bill removes the Board of Pharmacy patient registration requirement for ...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0392)
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)
VAHB896PassNurse practitioner; patient care team provider. Eliminates the authority of a physician on a patient care team to require a nurse practitioner practicing as part of a patient care team to be covered by a professional liability insurance policy and th...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0563)
VASB414PassNurse practitioners; patient care team physician supervision capacity increased. Allows a physician to serve as a patient care team physician on a patient care team with up to 10 nurse practitioners licensed in the category of psychiatric-mental heal...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0667)
VASB687PassAbuse and neglect; financial exploitation; incapacitated adults; penalties. Changes the term "incapacitated adult" to "vulnerable adult" for the purposes of the crime of abuse and neglect of such adults and defines "vulnerable adult" as any person 18...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0642)
VASB679PassBoard of Funeral Directors and Embalmers; life insurance or annuity preneed funeral contract requirements. Provides that the face amount of any life insurance policy issued to fund a preneed funeral contract shall not be decreased over the life of th...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0641)
VAHB281PassReal property; duty to disclose ownership interest and lis pendens. Provides that a real estate licensee has an affirmative duty, upon having substantive discussions about specific real property, to disclose in writing to the purchaser, seller, lesso...
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2022-04-11
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0610)
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)
VAHB496PassAbuse and neglect; financial exploitation; incapacitated adults; penalties. Changes the term "incapacitated adult" to "vulnerable adult" for the purposes of the crime of abuse and neglect of such adults and defines "vulnerable adult" as any person 18...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0259)
VAHB561PassCorporations and regulated business entities; not set out and obsolete sections of the Code of Virginia. Sets out sections in Title 13.1 (Corporations) and Title 56 (Public Service Companies) that are currently carried by reference only. The bill als...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0234)
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)
VASB594PassMedicaid participants; treatment involving the prescription of opioids; payment. Prohibits licensed providers from requiring payment from Medicaid participants for the prescription of an opioid for the management of pain or the prescription of bupren...
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2022-04-08
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0214)
VAHB84PassVolunteer audiologists. Permits out-of-state Volunteer audiologists. Permits out-of-state audiologists to volunteer to provide free health care to an underserved area of the Commonwealth under the auspices of a publicly supported nonprofit organizati...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0173)
VAHB117PassAttorneys; examinations and issuance of licenses; requirements. Requires, before an applicant is permitted to take the Virginia bar exam, that the applicant furnish to the Board of Bar Examiners satisfactory evidence that he has satisfactorily comple...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0148)
VASB169PassLicensed practical nurses; authority to pronounce death. Extends to licensed practical nurses the authority to pronounce the death of a patient in hospice, provided that certain conditions are met. Current law provides that physicians, registered nur...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0198)
VAHB99PassContinuing education; funeral service licensees, funeral directors, and embalmers. Provides that approved continuing education courses for funeral service licensees, funeral directors, and embalmers shall include either one hour of compliance with la...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0170)
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)
VASB129PassStudy; Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers; alkaline hydrolysis work group; report. Directs the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers to convene a work group to study how to legalize, implement, and regulate the process of alkaline hydrolysis...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0191)
VASB183PassCemetery Board; appointment of receiver upon revocation or surrender of license to operate cemetery in Virginia. Requires the Cemetery Board to petition a court of record having equity jurisdiction over the licensee or any of the funds held by him if...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0161)
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)
VAHB285PassClinical nurse specialist; practice agreements. Provides that a nurse practitioner licensed by the Boards of Medicine and Nursing in the category of clinical nurse specialist who does not prescribe controlled substances or devices may practice in the...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0197)
VASB511PassOpioid treatment program pharmacy; medication dispensing; registered nurses and licensed practical nurses. Allows registered nurses and licensed practical nurses practicing at an opioid treatment program pharmacy to perform the duties of a pharmacy t...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0138)
VASB590PassLicense to teach dentistry; foreign dental program graduates. Allows the Board of Dentistry to grant, without examination, a faculty license to teach dentistry in an accredited dental program to a graduate of a dental school or college or the dental ...
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2022-04-07
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0145)
VAHB193PassDrug Control Act; Schedule I; Schedule II; Schedule IV; Schedule V. Adds certain chemicals to the Drug Control Act. The Board of Pharmacy has added these substances in an expedited regulatory process. A substance added via this process is removed fro...
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2022-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0114)
VAHB284PassReal Estate Appraiser Board; continuing education to include fair housing or appraisal bias courses. Provides that any regulation of the Real Estate Appraiser Board setting out continuing education requirements for real estate appraiser licensees as ...
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2022-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0118)
VASB759PassDrug Control Act; Schedule I; Schedule II; Schedule IV; Schedule V. Adds certain chemicals to the Drug Control Act. The Board of Pharmacy has added these substances in an expedited regulatory process. A substance added via this process is removed fro...
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2022-04-06
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0115)
VASB197PassCommon interest communities; prohibition on refusal to recognize a licensed real estate broker. Clarifies the prohibition on property owners' associations and unit owners' associations pursuant to the Property Owners' Association Act (§ 55.1-1800 et...
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2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0066)
VAHB555PassHealth care providers; transfer of patient records in conjunction with closure, sale, or relocation of practice; electronic notice permitted. Allows health care providers to notify patients either electronically or by mail prior to the transfer of pa...
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2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0073)
VAHB470PassCommon interest communities; prohibition on refusal to recognize a licensed real estate broker. Clarifies the prohibition on property owners' associations and unit owners' associations pursuant to the Property Owners' Association Act (§ 55.1-1800 et...
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2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0065)
VAHB598PassCertified surgical technologist; criteria for certification. Requires the Board of Medicine to certify as a surgical technologist any applicant who has practiced as a surgical technologist or attended a surgical technologist training program at any t...
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2022-04-01
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0071)
VAHB213PassOptometrists; laser surgery. Allows an optometrist who has received a certification to perform laser surgery from the Board of Optometry (the Board) to perform certain types of laser surgery of the eye and directs the Board to issue a certification t...
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2022-03-09
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0017)
VASB375PassOptometrists; laser surgery. Allows an optometrist who has received a certification to perform laser surgery from the Board of Optometry (the Board) to perform certain types of laser surgery of the eye and directs the Board to issue a certification t...
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2022-03-09
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0016)
VAHB1269PassPreneed funeral contracts; emergency. Removes the requirement that if a life insurance or annuity contract is used to fund a preneed funeral contract, the life insurance or annuity contract must provide either that the face value thereof shall be adj...
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2022-03-09
Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0018)
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Promise to appear after the issuance of a summons. Provides that if any person refuses to give a written promise to appear, the arresting officer shall give such person notice of the time and place of the hearing, note such person's refusal to give h...
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2022-03-08
To House Courts of Justice Committee
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Board of Pharmacy; written certification for the use of cannabis products. Requires the Board of Pharmacy to provide a form for practitioners to issue as written certification for the use of cannabis products. Current law requires the Office of the E...
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2022-03-08
To House Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee
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Board of Pharmacy; cannabis registration. Eliminates the Board of Pharmacy patient registration requirement for medical cannabis. The bill maintains the requirement that patients obtain a written certification from a health care provider to obtain me...
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2022-03-08
To House Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee
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