Prescription donation; clarifies hospital and clinic may redispense donation medication to indigent. (HB2482)

Introduced By

Del. Al Eisenberg (D-Arlington) with support from 15 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Danny Bowling (D-Oakwood), Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington), Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax), Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk), Del. Bob Hull (D-Falls Church), Del. Joseph Johnson (D-Abingdon), Del. Joe Morrissey (I-Highland Springs), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Albert Pollard (D-Lively), Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Prescription donation; hospitals to dispense. Clarifies that hospitals, as well as clinics organized in whole or in part for the delivery of health care services to the indigent, may redispense donation medications to the indigent. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Presented and ordered printed 097305496
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/29/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Read first time
02/02/2009Passed by for the day
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 Education and Health
02/12/2009Reported from Education and Health (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)
02/18/2009Enrolled
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2482ER)
02/18/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2482ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 114 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0114)