Multi-jurisdictional pilot health court; JLARC to study feasibility of establishing within State. (HJ50)

Introduced By

Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News) with support from 14 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Vince Callahan (R-McLean), Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Michele McQuigg (R-Occoquan), Del. Dave Nutter (R-Christiansburg), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; health courts; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study the feasibility of establishing a multijurisdictional pilot health court and subsequently a system of health courts in the Commonwealth. This resolution has been incorporated into HJR 183. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061202316
01/09/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
02/08/2006Reported from Rules with substitute (9-Y 6-N)
02/09/2006Committee substitute printed 062379316-H1
02/10/2006Taken up
02/10/2006Committee substitute agreed to 062379316-H1
02/10/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HJ50H1
02/10/2006Agreed to by House (78-Y 20-N)
02/10/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (78-Y 20-N)
02/10/2006Communicated to Senate
02/13/2006Reading waived
02/13/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
02/24/2006Passed by indefinitely in Rules