+ − Subcommittees (6) VA - Health Care (Senate) VA - Health Licensing (Senate) VA - Higher Education (Senate) VA - Public Education (Senate) VA - Special on Proposed Mental Health Legislation (Senate) VA - Special on Public Smoking Legislation (Senate) + − Bills Assigned (187) VA - SB722 Human papillomavirus vaccine; removes requirement for girls to receive immunization. VA - SB721 Foods in public schools; Board & Department of Health update regulations for nutrition. VA - SB702 Influenza vaccinations; Department of Health to publish on its website information thereon. VA - SB756 Virginia Career Readiness Certificate Program; created, report. VA - SB781 Higher educational institutions; enrollment of aliens. VA - SB762 Abortion; forced or coerced prohibited, penalty. VA - SB687 Mentally retarded; replaces term with intellectually disabled. VA - SB494 Neurotrauma Initiative Advisory Board; changes reporting requirments. VA - SB501 Smoking; prohibited in restaurants. VA - SB406 Prescription drug benefits; penalty for conviction of certain drug-related crimes. VA - SB358 Virginia Commonwealth University; management agreement with State. VA - SB356 Textbook purchases; permits local school boards to enter into contracts with publishers. VA - SB347 Smoking; prohibited in restaurants in Planning District 23. VA - SB732 Class 1 misdemeanors; local law-enforcement shall report to school superintendent, etc. VA - SB683 Higher Education Board Appointments, Commission on; removes sunset provision. VA - SB693 Physician assistants; agreement with supervising physician detailing activities delegated thereto. VA - SB672 Nursing facility beds; Health Commissioner to issue Request for Applications in Planning District 9. VA - SB658 Comprehensive Services Act Program; case management and residential care plan. VA - SB657 Health care providers; those responding to disaster immune from liability. VA - SB655 Contractors; employees having direct contact with students on school property. VA - SB746 Frontier Culture Museum; allowed to lease structures on state property, with Governor's consent. VA - SB745 Verification, legal presence; public schools and higher education. VA - SB652 Higher educational institutions; prohibits certain persons from eligibility for in-state tuition. VA - SB636 Higher educational institutions; requesting complete student record from high school. VA - SB620 Mentally retarded; replaces term with intellectually disabled. VA - SB579 Health, Department of; payment for medical care services. VA - SB569 University of Virginia; appointments of board of visitors. VA - SB613 Eastern Virginia Medical School; length of term for Board of Visitors. VA - SB539 Higher educational institutions; board of visitors, etc. to establish violence prevention committee. VA - SB510 Higher educational institutions; policies addressing student loan vendors. VA - SB148 Two-Year College Transfer Grant; clarification for eligibility. VA - SB640 Family life education; adds mental health education & awareness to list of topics to be covered. VA - SB567 Standards of Quality; increased positions for students having limited English proficiency. VA - SB559 Composite index, local; number of students. VA - SB344 Stroke Triage Plan; Board of Health to develop and maintain as component of EMS Plan. VA - SB326 Career and technical education; industry certification and State licensure. VA - SB290 Advance Health Care Directive Registry; created. VA - SB98 Longwood University; increases number of members of board of visitors. VA - SB44 At-risk students; local school boards may establish after school programs. VA - SB437 Abortion; licensure of clinics. VA - SB434 Illegal aliens; ineligibility for in-state tuition and educational benefits. VA - SB357 Children's teaching hospital; Board of Education to supervise programs for school-age children. VA - SB297 Veterans; Commissioner et al., to establish comprehensive program to address mental health needs. VA - SB204 Freestanding birth centers; licensing. VA - SB557 Students, first-time; preadmission physical examinations. VA - SB537 School boards, local; required to develop policies for changing students grades. VA - SB542 Public schools; abortion services prohibited. VA - SB481 Residential service providers; Executive Council to develop, etc. uniform data collection standards. VA - SB435 Educational programs; computation of composite index. VA - SB267 Teacher salary; requires that state average to be competitive with national salary. VA - SB256 Public institutions of higher education; crisis and emergency management plans. VA - SB538 Higher educational institutions; first warning and emergency notification system required. VA - SB514 Health, Department of; established as radiation control agency. VA - SB429 Opiate addiction treatment providers; daily service fee. VA - SB495 Medicine, Board of; certain information to be made available thereto. VA - SB490 No Child Left Behind Act; Board of Education to make recommendation regard to participation therein. VA - SB442 Higher educational institutions; operational authority therefor in information technology. VA - SB438 Character education; adds humane education in treatment of companion animals to programs. VA - SB463 Infectious diseases; residential or day program, etc. licensed by State to report cases. VA - SB396 Health insurance carriers; hospital disclosure of contractual arrangements. VA - SB376 School divisions, local; required to publish budget on website. VA - SB389 Virginia State University; increases number of members of Board of Visitors VA - SB381 Mental health and substance abuse treatment providers; background checks. VA - SB354 Medical examiner's investigation; examination of body. VA - SB298 Smoke Free Air Act; smoking in public places. VA - SB304 Veterans; Commissioner et al., to develop various mental health programs. VA - SB271 Schools for students with disabilities; administration of prescription medications. VA - SB408 Literary Fund; distributions. VA - SB201 Midwifery, Advisory Board on; removes sunset provision. VA - SB218 Health Professions, Department of; investigative procedures. VA - SB64 Community services board; adds crisis stabilization, outpatient, etc. to list of core services. VA - SB134 Occupational therapy assistants; licensing and regulation. VA - SB48 School teachers; school boards to ensure that all are provided planning time. VA - SB47 Advance directives; mental health directives follows same procedures as for medical. VA - SB202 Indoor Clean Air Act; smoking in restaurants. VA - SB219 Roanoke Higher Education Authority; removes Virginia Intermont College from Board of Trustees. VA - SB169 Teaching Scholarship Loan Program; program to award scholarships to certain students. VA - SB151 Dental assistants; Board of Dentistry to regulate practice thereof. VA - SB126 Dependent Children of University and College Faculty Tuition Grant Program; created. VA - SB72 Breast tumor treatment; repeals requirement that patient sign consent form. VA - SB197 Brain injuries; eliminates requirement that hospitals report to registry. VA - SB227 HIV/Hepatitis testing; parental consent for minors. VA - SB141 State hospitals; discharge plans upon release. VA - SB140 Independent examinations; training of persons conducting. VA - SB155 Family life education; instruction on use of Food & Drug Administration contraception methods. VA - SB125 Community College Scholarship Match Program; created. VA - SB124 Public schools; Superintendent to develop guidelines eliminating trans fatty foods served. VA - SB61 Nutrition and physical activity best practices database; Department of Education to develop. VA - SB63 Nursing, Board of; membership. VA - HB1543 Surgical complications; requires physicians to report. VA - HB1556 Unborn child pain information; requires doctors to offer to anesthetize fetus prior to abortion. VA - HB1521 Embalmers and funeral directors; continuing education VA - HB1260 Blood donations; allowance of minors age 16 or older to donate. VA - HB1447 Long-term care services; adds representatives of housing, etc. to coordination committees. VA - HB1390 Higher educational institutions; operational authority therefor in information technology. VA - HB1420 Health, Department of; established as radiation control agency. VA - HB1526 Virginia Career Readiness Certificate Program; created, report. VA - HB1498 Nursing home or facility beds; Health Commissioner may accept and issue applications therefor. VA - HB1471 Death certificates; clarifies who shall file. VA - HB1425 No Child Left Behind Act; Board of Education to make recommendation in regard to participation. VA - HB1532 Nursing home beds; Health Commissioner may accept applications & issue certificates of public need. VA - HB1449 Higher educational institutions; crisis and emergency management plans. VA - HB1400 Minor's drug test; disclosure of results. VA - HB1445 Schools for students with disabilities; administration of prescription medications. VA - HB1438 Richard Bland College; specified as governmental instrumentality. VA - HB1354 Substance abuse services; applications for funding. VA - HB1315 Informed consent for abortion; ultrasound required before performing to determine gestation age. VA - HB1299 Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act; resolve situations when conflict between health care directive. VA - HB1265 Health, Department of; payment for medical care services. VA - HB1431 Dental assistants; Board of Dentistry to regulate practice thereof. VA - HB1323 Temporary detention order; magistrates to issue based on recommendation of treating physicians. VA - HB1242 School employees; prohibits employment if subject of a founded case of child abuse and neglect. VA - HB1213 HIV/Hepatitis testing; parental consent for minors. VA - HB1222 Charitable medical events; lack of notice to licensing board. VA - HB1203 Mental health and substance abuse treatment providers; background checks. VA - HB1166 Onsite treatment works; Board of Health et al., to accept designs from professional engineers. VA - HB1126 Abortion or miscarriage; intent to destroy unborn child, penalty. VA - HB1003 Nursing workforce information; publication on website. VA - HB1124 Virginia Commonwealth University; management agreement with State. VA - HB1183 Home instruction of children; requirements. VA - HB1100 Human immunodeficiency virus; informed consent for testing. VA - HB979 TAG; eligibility for students attending Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine. VA - HB853 Service dogs; persons training entitled to be accompanied thereby in public places. VA - HB1089 Toxic substances; removes requirement Board of Health report to General Assembly biennially. VA - HB1135 Public schools; student's voluntary expression of a religious viewpoint. VA - HB1129 Pharmacy, Board of; expiration of licenses. VA - HB1128 Pharmacists; continuing education requirements. VA - HB1058 Higher educational institutions; release of educational records. VA - HB1025 Breast tumor treatment; repeals requirement that patient sign consent form. VA - HB894 Abortion; licensure of clinics. VA - HB806 Infectious diseases; residential or day program, etc. licensed by State to report cases. VA - HB805 Advance Health Care Directive Registry; created. VA - HB819 Nursing facilities; those in continuing care retirement communities to participate in program. VA - HB861 Caregivers Grant Program; physician assistant or nurse practitioner to certify. VA - HB989 University of Virginia; appointment of board of visitors. VA - HB1040 Health records; providing information after execution of search warrant, etc. VA - HB1005 Higher educational institutions; notification to parent of mental health treatment for student. VA - HB896 Students, first-time; preadmission physical examinations. VA - HB823 Oripavine and lisdexamfetamine; adds to list of Schedule II drugs. VA - HB809 Teachers; provisional and local eligibility licenses if military personnel. VA - HB771 Schools, joint and regional; may request waiver from any new regulation requirements. VA - HB767 Home instruction of children; eliminates certain requirements. VA - HB769 Literary Fund; memorandum of lien. VA - HB770 Public schools; establishes technology as major classification of school funds. VA - HB760 Mentally retarded; replaces term with intellectually disabled. VA - HB766 Fraudulent academic credentials; misdemeanor to use to obtain employment, promotion, etc. VA - HB725 Equine dental technicians; practice of equine dentistry under supervision of licensed veterinarian. VA - HB604 Hospice facilities; continued operation of certain. VA - HB603 Health insurance carriers; hospital disclosure of contractual arrangements. VA - HB641 Southern Virginia Higher Education Center; exempt from requirements of Personnel Act. VA - HB605 Nonprofessional entities; practice of medicine. VA - HB398 Certificate of public need; relocation of nursing home beds. VA - HB524 Tuition, in-state; eligibility for certain military personnel. VA - HB506 Teaching Scholarship Loan Program; program to award scholarships to certain students. VA - HB513 Virginia State University; increases number of members of Board of Visitors VA - HB502 Certificate of public need; introduce institutional competition into a health planning region. VA - HB479 Stroke Triage Plan; Board of Health to develop and maintain as component of EMS Plan. VA - HB429 Abortion; forced or coerced prohibited, penalty. VA - HB312 Miscarriage or stillbirth; unintentional cause thereof. VA - HB248 Emergency medical services personnel; clarifies definitions. VA - HB216 Organs and tissue, transplantable; consent to remove. VA - HB246 Nutrition and physical activity best practices database; Department of Education to develop. VA - HB396 Medical Facilities Plan; Board of Health to appoint and convene task force. VA - HB383 Occupational therapy assistants; licensing and regulation. VA - HB354 Textbook purchases; Board of Education shall publish list of approved textbooks, publisher, etc. VA - HB193 Wells, private; prohibition on construction of certain. VA - HB400 Inpatient treatment; parental admission of minors incapable of giving consent. VA - HB395 Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children; established, report. VA - HB403 Health care providers; those responding to disaster immune from liability. VA - HB401 Emergency custody; who may accept custody. VA - HB251 Adult Fatality Review Team; created, report. VA - HB241 Children's teaching hospital; Board of Education to supervise programs for school-age children. VA - HB242 Standards of Learning; physical education requirements. VA - HB214 Public entities; rights of persons with disabilities. VA - HB278 Decedent; identification of body by next of kin. VA - HB259 Students; transferring out of a public school. VA - HB188 Human papillomavirus vaccine; extends sunset provision requirement for 6th grade girls to receive. VA - HB192 Volunteer rescue squads; replaces term with agency, etc. licensed or certified by Office of EMS. VA - HB191 Emergency medical services; temporary suspension of permits and certificates pending hearing. VA - HB137 Textbook purchases; permits local school boards to enter into contracts with publishers. VA - HB121 Mental health treatment for minors; parental notification required. VA - HB97 Diploma, advanced technical; Board of Education to establish requirements therefor. VA - HB118 Higher education; required to report to SCHEV on steps taken to ensure academic freedom, etc. VA - HB85 Prescription Medication Donation Program; established. VA - HB66 Cord Blood Bank Initiative; removes certain language. VA - HB14 Higher educational institutions; aliens unlawfully present not eligible for admission thereto. VA - HB21 Schedule I hallucinogenic drugs; includes salvia divinorum and salvinorin A thereas.