Emergency medical services; temporary suspension of permits and certificates pending hearing. (HB191)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


EMS; temporary suspension of permits and certificates pending hearing. Authorizes the Health Commissioner to temporarily suspend any certificate or permit without notice, pending a hearing, where a substantial danger to public health or safety exists. The bill requires the Commissioner to seek an expedited hearing in such cases. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/26/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 083136672
12/26/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/10/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB191)
01/10/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/11/2008Read first time
01/14/2008Passed by for the day
01/15/2008Read second time
01/15/2008Amendments by Delegate Orrock agreed to
01/15/2008Engrossed by House as amended HB191E
01/15/2008Printed as engrossed 083136672-E
01/16/2008Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/16/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2008Communicated to Senate
01/17/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
01/17/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/22/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB191E)
02/19/2008Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
02/28/2008Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
02/29/2008Passed by for the day
03/03/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/04/2008Read third time
03/04/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB191ER)
03/06/2008Signed by Speaker
03/07/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB191ER)
03/09/2008Signed by President
03/27/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 660 (effective 7/1/08)