Health Commissioner; required to designate licensed physician to coordinate women's health efforts. (SB1225)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston) with support from co-patrons Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk), and Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health Commissioner; women's health. Requires the Health Commissioner to designate a senior official of the Department, who shall be a licensed physician, to coordinate all women's health efforts in the Department. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072470129
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/19/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/22/2007Read second time
01/22/2007Reading of amendment waived
01/22/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/22/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1225E
01/22/2007Printed as engrossed 072470129-E
01/23/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/23/2007Communicated to House
01/25/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1225E)
02/05/2007Placed on Calendar
02/05/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Referred 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 by for the day
02/13/2007Read third time
02/13/2007Floor substitute printed 075418396-H1 (Marshall, R.G.)
02/13/2007Speaker ruled Substitute by Delegate Marshall, R.G. not germane 075418396-H1
02/13/2007Passed by for the day
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Passed House (95-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1225ER)
02/20/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1225ER)
02/21/2007Signed by Speaker
02/22/2007Signed by President
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 793 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0793)