Nursing facilities; those in continuing care retirement communities to participate in program. (HB819)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield) with support from co-patron Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Continuing care retirement communities; medical assistance. Allows nursing facilities in continuing care retirement communitiesto participate in the Medical Assistance Program under certain conditions. Also allows these facilities to be exempt from certificate of public need requirements as long as no resident receives federal or state public assistance funds during an open admissions period. Read the Bill »


03/09/2008: Passed the General Assembly


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084067404
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB819)
01/24/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/2008Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/08/2008Reported from Appropriations with amendments (24-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time
02/11/2008Committee amendments from Health, Welfare and Institutions agreed to
02/11/2008Committee amendments from Appropriations agreed to
02/11/2008Engrossed by House as amended HB819E
02/11/2008Printed as engrossed 084067404-E
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N 1-A)
02/12/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Communicated to Senate
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/15/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB819E)
02/19/2008Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
02/26/2008Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/26/2008Committee substitute printed 084111404-S1
02/26/2008Rereferred to Finance
02/27/2008Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2008Rereferred to Education and Health
02/28/2008Reported from Education and Health with substitute (14-Y 0-N)
02/28/2008Committee substitute printed 084111404-S2
02/29/2008Passed by for the day
03/03/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/04/2008Read third time
03/04/2008Committee substitute from Finance rejected 084111404-S1
03/04/2008Reading of substitute waived
03/04/2008Committee substitute from Education and Health agreed to 084111404-S2
03/04/2008Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB819S2
03/04/2008Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
03/05/2008Placed on Calendar
03/05/2008Senate substitute agreed to by House 084111404-S2 (96-Y 0-N 1-A)
03/05/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N 1-A)
03/07/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB819ER)
03/07/2008Signed by Speaker
03/09/2008Signed by President
03/12/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB819ER)
03/13/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB819ER)
04/11/2008Governor's recommendation received by House