Medical students; prohibition of unauthorized pelvic exams. (HB2969)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Supervised training programs for medical students; prohibition of unauthorized pelvic exams. Prohibits a physician, surgeon, or student participating in a course of professional instruction or a clinical training program from performing a pelvic examination without informed consent, unless it is within the scope of care ordered for the patient or necessary for diagnostic purposes. Read the Bill »


03/20/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073257232
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/24/2007Committee substitute printed 071730232-H1
01/24/2007Read first time
01/25/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2969E
01/25/2007Read second time
01/25/2007Committee substitute agreed to 071730232-H1
01/25/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2969H1
01/26/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007Communicated to Senate
01/29/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/15/2007Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Read third time
02/19/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2969ER)
02/28/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2969ER)
03/01/2007Signed by Speaker
03/02/2007Signed by President
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 678 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0678)