+ − Subcommittees (3) VA - Health-#1 (House) VA - Welfare-#2 (House) VA - Institutions-#3 (House) + − Bills Assigned (163) VA - SB1344 Wheelchair interfacility transport services and vehicles; exemption from regulation. VA - SB1278 Clinical drug trials; publication of certain data. VA - SB1247 Medical assistance services; recovery of overpayment. VA - SB1144 Domestic violence and prevention services; responsibilities of Department. VA - SB1259 Midwifery; licensure. VA - SB1333 Children's group homes and residential facilities; summary suspension of licenses. VA - SB1326 Wholesale drug distributors; provisions. VA - SB1296 Shaken baby syndrome; requires nurse midwives and hospital to give information to maternity patient. VA - SB1304 Group homes or residential facilities for children; regulations to ensure education, etc. VA - SB1203 Medical records; charge for copies distinguished between patient request & subpoenaed records. VA - SB1183 Assisted living facilities; licensing requirements, increases maximum civil penalty, report. VA - SB1064 Health records; emphasizes right of an individual to have access thereto, exceptions. VA - SB1237 Brain Injury Waiver; licensing authority. VA - SB1184 Newborn screening. VA - SB1132 Immunization Information System (VIIS); established. VA - SB1127 Dentists and dental hygienists; licensure. VA - SB1110 Health care providers; elim. provisions governing disclosure of patient info. to third party payors. VA - SB1109 Health records; revises certain provisions for privacy of minors. VA - SB1098 Prescription Monitoring Program; includes reporting by out-of-state dispensers. VA - SB1097 Medical Savings Account Plan; amd. prov. that permit eligible indiv. to establ. health savings acct. VA - SB1024 Hospitals and nursing homes; Bd. of Health must include minimum standards for design, etc. VA - SB1023 Persons with mental illness, mental retardation or substance abuse; recodification of Title 37.1. VA - SB935 Caregivers Grant Program; extends sunset provision. VA - SB1017 Detention of a mentally incapacitated person; judicial authorization. VA - SB716 Physician assistants; provisions for practicing in hospital emergency departments. VA - SB715 Nursing homes; guidelines for staffing. VA - SB702 Medical assistance services; eligibility for aged and disabled individuals. VA - SB753 Opiate addiction; standards for issuance of new licenses to providers of treatment. VA - SB1060 Motor medics pilot program; created in South Hampton Roads area. VA - SB894 Social services, local departments of; grievance procedures. VA - SB953 Pharmaceutical assistance; maximizing benefits of Medicare discount card program for seniors. VA - SB857 Adult Fatality Review Team; created, report. VA - SB841 Prescription Drug Payment Assistance Program; created, report. VA - SB889 Suicide prevention; lead agency to be Department of Mental Health, etc., report. VA - SB861 Tuberculosis; establishing library of isolates from persons with disease. VA - SB742 Medical assistance; employer information, report. VA - SB741 Substance Abuse Services Council; membership. VA - SB730 Local Boards of Social Services; membership. VA - SB749 Family day homes; if not covered by liability insurance to post & notify in writing parent/guardian. VA - SB744 Nurse aides; nonprofit organization to provide on-site training to promote quality care. VA - SB719 Public guardian and conservator program; changes in provisions. VA - HJ770 Child-Day Centers, Standards for Licensed; G. A. to support suspension or repeal of regulation. VA - HB2881 Children's group homes and residential facilities; summary suspension of licenses. VA - HB2716 Controlled substances; additions and deletions to Schedule I and II list. VA - HB2921 Adoption; prohibited if homosexual. VA - HB2911 Child-protective services; Department of Social Services to evaluate investigations, report. VA - HB2896 Assisted living facilities; requires administrators to be licensed. VA - HB2870 Human rights committees, state & local; requires 1 appt. to each shall be a health care provider. VA - HB2883 Child support; establishing and enforcing visitation orders. VA - HB2848 Child day centers; square footage and space requirements. VA - HB2884 Child support; notice to be provided to obligor if withholding of income or seizure of property. VA - HB2857 Pharmacists; allows compounding under certain conditions, requirements. VA - HB2855 Abortion; contraception not to constitute. VA - HB2854 Hepatitis C; testing of persons convicted of certain crimes. VA - HB2807 Assisted living facilities; gastric tube care to be provided for residents. VA - HB2714 Prescription Drug Payment Assistance Program; created, report. VA - HB2801 Infants; screening tests required after delivery. VA - HB2796 Suicide prevention; lead agency to be Department of Mental Health, etc., report. VA - HB2252 Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board; increase in membership. VA - HB2239 Emergency Medical Services Plan, statewide; include underserved regions, & delete obsolete cross ref VA - HB2784 Abortion clinics; regulation and licensure. VA - HB2833 Nurse Licensure Compact; changes in provisions. VA - HB2831 Clinical drug trials; publication of certain data. VA - HB2676 Adult Fatality Review Team; created, report. VA - HB2656 Obstetrical and pediatric care; pilot programs in certain areas. VA - HB2598 Funeral Directors and Embalmers, Board of; licensure. VA - HB2538 Nonresident pharmacies; registration. VA - HB2537 Assisted living facilities; licensing requirements, increases maximum civil penalty, report. VA - HB2510 Barbers and Cosmetology, Board for; regulation of estheticians. VA - HB2826 Brain Injury Waiver; licensing authority. VA - HB2783 Veterinary assistants; regulations. VA - HB2711 Hearing aids; practice of fitting or dealing. VA - HB2639 Medical care facilities certificate of public need; reissuance of request for new nursing home beds. VA - HB2514 Health care providers; elim. provisions governing disclosure of patient info. to third party payors. VA - HB2451 Septic systems; validity of septic tank permits. VA - HB2430 Health care services; safety and quality by physicians. VA - HB2316 Nursing home bed projects; conditions for issuance of an amended certificate of public need. VA - HB2368 Dentists and dental hygienists; licensure and continuing education. VA - HB2601 Medical assistance services; establishing more restrictive asset transfer limit. VA - HB2551 Mental illness; definition not to include dementia or Alzheimer's disease for certain purposes. VA - HB2543 Physician assistants; authority to sign various forms and provide treatment to certain. VA - HB2545 Assisted living facilities; regulations for serving resident w/mental illness, mental retard., etc. VA - HB2511 Newborn screening. VA - HB2526 Athletic trainers; allows administration of certain topical drugs. VA - HB2524 Drug Control Act; definitions of compounding and dispense. VA - HB2523 Ambulance services; localities authorized to charge insurers. VA - HB2522 Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board; increase in membership & deletion of obsolete cross ref. VA - HB2519 Immunization Information System (VIIS); established. VA - HB2518 Optometry; practice in commercial establishments. VA - HB2515 Medical records; charge for copies distinguished between patient request & subpoenaed records. VA - HB2516 Health records; revises certain provisions for privacy of minors. VA - HB2512 Assisted living facilities; requires administrators to be licensed. VA - HB2488 Naturopathy; definition, licensure, advisory board established. VA - HB2461 Residential facilities; Board who regulates to provide name, etc. of contact person. VA - HB2499 Hepatitis C; physicians to report to local health department identity of patient. VA - HB2361 Nursing homes; guidelines for staffing. VA - HB2044 Prescription Monitoring Program; includes reporting by out-of-state dispensers. VA - HB2005 Healing arts; practice by electronic mediums and out-of-state practitioners. VA - HB2402 Occupational therapy; licensure exemption for persons providing life skills training to disabled. VA - HB2125 Consumer-directed and nurse-delegated medical care; Dept. of Med. Asst. Serv. to amend programs. VA - HB2433 Domestic violence and prevention services; responsibilities of Department. VA - HB2431 Practitioners; information provided to patients. VA - HB2429 Prescription Monitoring Program; includes reporting by out-of-state dispensers. VA - HB2362 Assisted living facilities; regulations for serving resident w/mental illness, mental retard., etc. VA - HB2436 Prisoners; continued hospitalization of those involuntarily admitted. VA - HB2363 Health records; emphasizes right of an individual to have access thereto, exceptions. VA - HB2317 Home attendant; definition and qualification thereof. VA - HB2366 Hospitals and nursing homes; Bd. of Health must include min. standards for design and construction. VA - HB2296 Comprehensive Services Act; mandates medical assistance services for low-income families. VA - HB2284 Family Access to Medical Insurance Security Plan; changes in benefits. VA - HB2253 Emergency Medical Services Plan, statewide; new requirements, and deletion of cross references. VA - HB2268 Food Stamps; elegibility for transitional benefits. VA - HB2235 Tetanus vaccine; immunization requirements for children. VA - HB2243 Medical care facilities certificate of public need; parties to the case. VA - HB2242 Pharmacy interns; provisions. VA - HB2198 Sewage sludge; program established to train employees for testing thereof. VA - HB2150 Assisted living facilities; establishes individualized family service plans. VA - HB2081 Home care organizations; exemption of certain, sunset provision. VA - HB2040 Chicken pox vaccine; immunization for children. VA - HB2238 Emergency medical services personnel training, response times, etc.; civil penalties. VA - HB2236 Patient records; protection of health data by hospitals. VA - HB1778 Methadone clinics; prohibited in certain counties. VA - HB2237 Practitioner Self-Referral Act; exemption. VA - HB1969 Child protective services; anonymous complaints. VA - HB1998 Child day programs; exempts certain martial arts programs from licensure. VA - HB1939 Health professionals; unprofessional conduct. VA - HB1938 Community services boards and behavioral health authorities; funding VA - HB1919 Adoption; consent. VA - HB1854 Drugs; returns, exchanges, or re-dispensing, exceptions. VA - HB2163 Child abuse or neglect; child protective services to investigate complaint against school personnel. VA - HB2043 Drug Control Act; definition of compounding. VA - HB2042 Medical treatment options; physician disclosure. VA - HB2088 Controlled substances; adds additional to Schedule I list. VA - HB2038 Midwifery; licensure. VA - HB2036 Long-term care; to ensure coordinated, effective, and efficient services to older adults. VA - HB2166 Long-term health care; Sec. of Health & Human Resources to develop public info.campaign. VA - HB2148 Mental health treatment; Depts. of Education, Health, et al, to address lack thereof for children. VA - HB2098 Child-day centers; person convicted of one misdemeanor offense may be hired if 10 yrs. have lapsed. VA - HB2139 Criminal history records check; allows certain employers to hire applicant while awaiting response. VA - HB2104 Long-term care; preadmission screenings. VA - HB2070 Birth certificates; use of name. VA - HB2018 Bedding and used upholstered furniture; regulations. VA - HB2009 Criminal history records check; behavioral health emply., limited number of misdemeanor convictions. VA - HB1963 Social benefits structure, current; Department of Social Services to assess report. VA - HB1865 Pharmacy, Board of; requires executive director to be a pharmacist. VA - HB2039 Emergency Medical Services Plan, statewide; new requirements, and deletion of cross references. VA - HB2002 Foster parents; approval of applicant if not convicted of more than one misdemeanor. VA - HB1761 Food stamp benefits; drug-related felonies. VA - HB1662 Medical or health services to minors; notification to parents. VA - HB1824 Infants; screening tests required after delivery. VA - HB1727 Death certificates; allows attorney and funeral directors to obtain copy. VA - HB1687 Birth records; access by grandparents. VA - HB1606 Nurses; endorsement of certain licensure of certification. VA - HB1607 Public health emergency; includes veterinarians in contact information. VA - HB455 Dietitians; licensure. VA - HB160 Optometrists; classification of practicing in a commercial or mercantile establishment. VA - HB1624 Insurance Plan for Seniors; created. VA - HB1570 Nosocomial infections; procedures for hospitals to release information. VA - HB578 Electronic communication; use thereof for certain proceedings and witness testimony. VA - HB1550 Child Day-Care Council; parental notification when a child is injured. VA - SB1146 Emergency Medical Services Plan, statewide; new requirements, and deletion of cross references. VA - SB724 Nursing homes; establishment of family councils. VA - SB272 Optometrists; classification of practicing in a commercial or mercantile establishment.