Brain and spinal cord injury registry; specifies conditions thereof. (HB2732)

Introduced By

Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Brain and spinal cord injury registry. Specifies that the registry shall include all brain and spinal cord injuries, regardless of severity, and updates the language relating to research on human subjects to be consistent with state and federal law. The bill also exempts physicians from the reporting requirement, and changes the timeline for reporting to within 30 days of identification for spinal cord injuries, to be consistent with the requirement for brain injuries. Read the Bill »


03/20/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074295116
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2732)
01/24/2007Read first time
01/25/2007Read second time
01/25/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/25/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2732E
01/25/2007Printed as engrossed 074295116-E
01/26/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2007Communicated to Senate
01/29/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2007Referred 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 Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2732ER)
02/16/2007Signed by Speaker
02/19/2007Signed by President
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 666 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0666)