Opiate addiction treatment; centers to refrain from providing services on Sunday, exception. (HB2678)

Introduced By

Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Opiate addiction treatment center; closed on Sunday. Requires that opiate addiction treatment centers refrain from providing services to persons with opiate addiction through the use methadone or other opioid replacements on Sundays. Read the Bill »


03/19/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078216538
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2007Committee substitute printed 077638538-H1
01/19/2007Read first time
01/22/2007Read second time
01/22/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077638538H1
01/22/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2678H1
01/23/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
01/24/2007Communicated to Senate
01/24/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Passed by for the day
02/13/2007Read third time
02/13/2007Motion to recommit to committee agreed to
02/13/2007Recommitted to Education and Health
02/15/2007Reported from Education and Health (10-Y 4-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Passed by for the day
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Reading of amendment waived
02/20/2007Amendment by Senator Edwards agreed to
02/20/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2007Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Placed on Calendar
02/22/2007Senate amendment agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2678ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 513 (effective 7/1/07)
03/21/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2678ER)
03/27/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0513)