Health care facilities; three year plan for repeal of certificate of public need program. (HB2274)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certificate of public need; deregulation of health care facilities. Establishes a three-phase, three year plan for the repeal of the certificate of public need (COPN) program. Requires that providers of services COPN-deregulated services shall comply with licensure requirements promulgated and administered by the Board of Health, consistent with appropriate existing, nationally recognized accreditation standards and shall report claims data, certain quality outcome information for selected high risk procedures, and annual financial information on indigent care. Calls for studies of the effects of the deregulation and various related health care issues at each phase of the deregulation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077620472
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/30/2007Stricken from docket by Health, Welfare and Institutions