Practitioners; may authorize certain personnel to administer drugs and devices. (HB2037)

Introduced By

Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Administration of drugs or devices, addition of medical assistants. Defines medical assistant and adds medical assistants to the list of persons authorized to administer drugs or devices prescribed by a medical practitioner. Read the Bill »


02/19/2007: signed by governor


01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078039316
01/08/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2037)
01/16/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2007Committee substitute printed 077636316-H1
01/17/2007Read first time
01/18/2007Read second time
01/18/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077636316-H1
01/18/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2037H1
01/19/2007Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/19/2007VOTE: 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)
02/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2037ER)
02/12/2007Signed by Speaker
02/12/2007Signed by President
02/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2037ER)
02/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 17 (effective 7/1/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0017)