Emergency preparedness; makes several revisions related to orders of isolation and quarantine. (SB1108)

Introduced By

Sen. William Wampler (R-Bristol)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Emergency preparedness; orders of isolation and quarantine. Makes several revisions to the procedures related to orders of quarantine and isolation. The bill also authorizes persons who are otherwise not authorized by law to administer or dispense all necessary drugs when the Governor has declared a disaster or a state of emergency and allows for electronic legal filings in order to protect the public from communicable diseases. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072475105
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/19/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/19/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1108)
01/23/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/23/2007Communicated to House
02/03/2007Placed on Calendar
02/03/2007Read first time
02/03/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/12/2007Read second time
02/13/2007Read third time
02/13/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/13/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/13/2007Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1108ER)
02/23/2007Signed by Speaker
02/24/2007Signed by President
03/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1108ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 783 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0783)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2845.