Physician assistant, licensed; authorized to prescribe Schedule II through VI controlled substances. (HB1963)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Prescription of certain controlled substances and devices by licensed physician assistants. Authorizes licensed physician assistants to prescribe Schedule II through VI controlled substances and devices on and after July 1, 2007. Read the Bill »

Status

02/19/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/05/2007Committee
01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077604440
01/05/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1963)
01/16/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2007Read first time
01/18/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/19/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/19/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2007Communicated to Senate
01/22/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/22/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Read third time
02/05/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Enrolled
02/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1963ER)
02/12/2007Signed by Speaker
02/12/2007Signed by President
02/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1963ER)
02/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 16 (effective 7/1/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0016)