Health regulatory boards; prohibition of certain transfers of moneys collected on behalf thereof. (HB351)

Introduced By

Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News) with support from co-patron Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Prohibition of certain transfers of moneys collected on behalf of health regulatory boards. Requires that all nongeneral funds (except for funds required to be deposited into the nursing scholarship and loan repayment fund) generated by fees collected on behalf of the health regulatory boards and accounted for and deposited into a special fund by the Director of the Department of Health Professions must be held exclusively to cover the expenses of the health regulatory boards, the Health Practitioners' Intervention Program, and the Department and Board of Health Professions and cannot be transferred to any agency other than the Department of Health Professions.Fees collected for and deposited in the Nursing Scholarship and Loan Repayment Fund are exempt from the provisions of this bill. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/06/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063538316
01/06/2006Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/31/2006Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/02/2006Assigned App. sub: Health and Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/08/2006Reported from Appropriations (23-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time
02/13/2006Committee amendments agreed to
02/13/2006Engrossed by House as amended HB351E
02/13/2006Printed as engrossed 063538316-E
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on Education and Health
03/02/2006Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Read third time
03/06/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB351ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB351ER)
03/16/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 631 (effective 7/1/06)
04/14/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0631)