Infectious disease; deemed consent for testing for HIV or hepatitis B or C, etc. (HB2141)

Introduced By

Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Infectious disease; deemed consent for testing. Eliminates requirement that, in other than emergency situations, a law-enforcement officer give notice that a person shall be deemed to have consented to testing and disclosure of test results for HIV and hepatitis B or C, when the officer is directly exposed to body fluids of a person in a manner that may transmit HIV or hepatitis B or C. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090764806
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2141)
01/21/2009Assigned HWI sub: Health
01/26/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
01/27/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Committee substitute printed 093262640-H1
01/28/2009Read first time
01/28/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2141H1)
01/29/2009Read second time
01/29/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093262640-H1
01/29/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2141H1
01/30/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/30/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2009Reported from Education and Health (14-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 (HB2141ER)
02/18/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2141ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 96 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0096)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1152.