Organ and tissue donation; funeral homes receiving body following donation, immune from liability. (HB2258)

Introduced By

Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Immunity from liability for routine organ and tissue donation. Provides that funeral homes receiving a body following routine organ or tissue donation and providing embalming, cremation, or other professional funeral services shall be immune from liability. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093248408
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/27/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Committee substitute printed 093265617-H1
01/28/2009Read first time
01/29/2009Read second time
01/29/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093265617-H1
01/29/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2258H1
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
02/19/2009Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Committee substitute printed 094150617-S1
02/20/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/23/2009Committee substitute agreed to 094150617-S1
02/23/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2258S1
02/23/2009Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Placed on Calendar
02/25/2009Senate substitute agreed to by House 094150617-S1 (98-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Enrolled
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2258ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/30/2009Governor's recommendation received by House
04/07/2009Placed on Calendar
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 810 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N 1-A)
04/08/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/08/2009Reenrolled
04/08/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB2258ER2)
04/08/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/08/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 811 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0811)
04/14/2009Reenrolled
04/14/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB2258ER2)

Video

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 35 seconds.