Health care practitioner; authority to send laboratory test results directly to patient. (HB3061)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Frederick (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health professions; authority to send laboratory test results directly to patients. Requires any licensed physician who orders a laboratory test or other examination of the physical or mental condition of any person to, if so requested by the patient, inform the laboratory or other facility conducting the test or examination to provide a copy of the report of the results directly to the patient. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


01/15/2007Presented and ordered printed 072484303
01/15/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/30/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2007Committee substitute printed 072496303-H1
01/31/2007Read first time
02/01/2007Read second time
02/01/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072496303-H1
02/01/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB3061H1
02/02/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007Communicated to Senate
02/02/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3061H1)
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/06/2007Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
02/15/2007Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Committee substitute printed 075421303-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 075421303-S1
02/19/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB3061S1
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 rejected by House (5-Y 90-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: REJECTED (5-Y 90-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Passed by temporarily
02/22/2007Senate insisted on substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate requested conference committee
02/22/2007House acceded to request
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: Frederick, McQuigg, Hall
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Puller, Whipple, Rerras
02/23/2007Conference report agreed to by House (95-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007Conference substitute printed 075429303-H2
02/23/2007Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3061H2)
03/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3061ER)
03/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3061ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by House
03/27/2007Governor's substitute printed 077682303-H3
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (100-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (HB3061ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 887 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0887)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1341.