Massage Therapy, Advisory Board on; created. (SB878)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Advisory Board on Massage Therapy; created. Creates the Advisory Board on Massage Therapy to assist the Board of Nursing in carrying out the provisions regarding the qualifications, examination, registration, regulation, and standards of professional conduct of massage therapists. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/30/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09
12/30/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098190268
12/30/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/15/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB878)
01/21/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Rereferred to Education and Health
01/29/2009Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Committee substitute printed 094136268-S1
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read second time
02/02/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2009Committee substitute agreed to 094136268-S1
02/02/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB878S1
02/03/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB878S1)
02/03/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/2009Assigned HWI sub: Health
02/16/2009Assigned HWI sub: Health
02/16/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/17/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Read second time
02/19/2009Passed by for the day
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Passed House (88-Y 6-N)
02/23/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (88-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB878ER)
02/25/2009Signed by Speaker
02/26/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB878ER)
02/26/2009Signed by President
02/27/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 534 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0534)


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.