Medicine, Board of; disciplinary procedure. (HB2157)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Medicine; disciplinary procedure. Requires the Board to make available via the licensee database or other electronic means information regarding certain medical malpractice judgments and settlements, all pending disciplinary actions, and all final orders imposing discipline. Requires the Board to immediately remove from the licensee database or other electronic means all information regarding unfounded complaints. Adds requirement that doctors are not obligated to report malpractice judgments or settlements if the licensee has actual knowledge that a National Practitioner Data Bank report has been filed with the Board. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077605440
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2007Committee substitute printed 077637440-H1
01/17/2007Read first time
01/18/2007Read second time
01/18/2007Passed by temporarily
01/18/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077637440-H1
01/18/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2157H1
01/19/2007Substitute bill reprinted 077637440-H1
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
02/02/2007Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
02/16/2007Committee substitute printed 075420440-S1
02/16/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Read third time
02/19/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/19/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075420440-S1
02/19/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2157S1
02/19/2007Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Placed on Calendar
02/21/2007Senate substitute agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2157ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2157ER)
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by House
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (HB2157ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 861 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0861)