Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Commission; extends sunset until July 1, 2014, etc. (HB1617)

Introduced By

Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Commission; extends sunset. Extends the sunset on the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Commission until July 1, 2014, and adds a requirement that the Commission develop and promote strategies to encourage brain health and reduce cognitive decline. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


11/19/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094004638
11/19/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/12/2009Assigned GL sub: Professional/Occupational/Adminstrative Process
01/22/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1617)
01/27/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/29/2009Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read first time
02/03/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/04/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/11/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1617ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1617ER)
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 51 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0051)