Health Professions, Department of; may release information for determining shortage designations. (HB2405)

Introduced By

Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt) with support from co-patron Del. Kris Amundson (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Health Professions; submission of information. Expands the requirement to submit certain information to the Department of Health Professions to anyone licensed, certified, registered, or holding a multistate licensure privilege issued by a health regulatory board. Also allows the Department, and the Board of Nursing, to release any information for the purpose of bona fide research or education to qualified personnel, provided data elements that could reasonably identify a specific individual shall be deleted or redacted from such information prior to disclosure. Further, the release of such information shall only be made pursuant to a written agreement. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094114820
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2405)
01/27/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Committee substitute printed 093270820-H1
01/28/2009Read first time
01/29/2009Read second time
01/29/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093270820-H1
01/29/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2405H1
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 with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/16/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/16/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/16/2009Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Placed on Calendar
02/18/2009Senate amendments agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/18/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2405ER)
02/24/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2405ER)
02/24/2009Signed by Speaker
02/25/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 382 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0382)


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 45 seconds.