Medical practitioners; requires criminal history background checks therefor. (HB1944)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Criminal history background checks for medical practitioners. Requires criminal history background checks for all individuals seeking initial licenses to practice medicine, osteopathic medicine, chiropractic, or podiatry. Authorizes the Board of Medicine to require background checks of individuals seeking to renew licenses at its discretion. Sets forth crimes for conviction of which the Board may deny a license. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/05/2007Committee
01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078369472
01/05/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2007Passed by in Health, Welfare and Institutions with letter