Nursing home beds; Health Commissioner may accept applications & issue certificates of public need. (HB1532)

Introduced By

Del. Clarke Hogan (R-South Boston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


COPN; nursing home beds. Authorizes the Commissioner of Health to accept applications and to issue certificates of public need for nursing home beds in Planning District 13, which would result in an increase of 30 percent in the number of licensed nursing home beds for each nursing home that has reported to Virginia Health Information an average annual occupancy rate of 99 percent or higher for fiscal year 2006 and fiscal year 2007, provided that the application is filed on or before December 1, 2008, and approved additional nursing home beds are not put into service prior to July 1, 2009. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2008Presented and ordered printed 088551536
01/18/2008Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB1532)
01/24/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 1-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 agreed to
02/11/2008Engrossed by House as amended HB1532E
02/11/2008Printed as engrossed 088551536-E
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House (94-Y 3-N 1-A)
02/12/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (94-Y 3-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 (HB1532E)
02/19/2008Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
02/26/2008Rereferred from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2008Rereferred to Finance
02/27/2008Continued to 2009 in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/05/2008Left in Finance