Physicians; extends immunity for failure to review and respond to report or result of test. (SB660)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Immunity for physicians. Extends immunity to any physician receiving an unsolicited report of a test or examination for any failure to review or to take any action in response to any report of the results of any laboratory test or other examination that such physician neither requested nor authorized in writing. Amends § 8.01-581.18, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/18/2006Presented and ordered printed 063047766
01/18/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2006Left in Courts of Justice