Health Professions, Department of; investigative procedures. (SB218)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Health Professions; investigative procedures. Clarifies that the Director and investigative personnel may request and obtain patient records, business records, papers, and physical or other evidence in the course of any investigation or issue subpoenas requiring the production of such evidence. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084002802
01/07/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB218)
01/17/2008Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2008Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2008Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2008Communicated to House
02/11/2008Placed on Calendar
02/11/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/14/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (20-Y 2-N)
02/15/2008Read second time
02/18/2008Read third time
02/18/2008Passed House (95-Y 0-N)
02/18/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB218ER)
02/19/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB218ER)
02/19/2008Signed by Speaker
02/20/2008Signed by President
02/27/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 37 (effective 7/1/08)
02/27/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0037)