Health and Human Resources, Secretary of; clarifies powers to implement long-term care policy. (SB1024)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Secretary of Health and Human Resources; powers. Clarifies that the Secretary of Health and Human Resources is responsible for coordinating the work of state agencies to implement the long-term care policy of the Commonwealth, including services that would ordinarily fall under another secretariat, such as transportation, commerce and trade, and education. Read the Bill »


02/19/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 071993129
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/24/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1024)
01/25/2007Committee substitute printed 072491796-S1
01/26/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/29/2007Read second time
01/29/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072491796-S1
01/29/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1024S1
01/30/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/2007Communicated to House
02/01/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1024S1)
02/03/2007Placed on Calendar
02/03/2007Read first time
02/03/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/08/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2007Read second time
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1024ER)
02/14/2007Signed by President
02/14/2007Signed by Speaker
02/16/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1024ER)
02/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 10 (effective 7/1/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0010)