Medical information; notification to residents, etc., if information is subject of database breach. (HB1039)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Notification of breach of medical information.  Requires notification to residents of the Commonwealth if their unredacted or unencrypted medical information or insurance information is the subject of a database breach. The notification required by this section would apply only to entities not subject to federal medical information database breach notification regulations. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102021D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/27/2010Reported from Science and Technology with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2010Committee substitute printed 10104674D-H1
01/28/2010Read first time
01/29/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104518D-H1
01/29/2010Read second time
01/29/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104674D-H1
01/29/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1039H1
02/01/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/01/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/18/2010Reported from Education and Health with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2010Committee substitute printed 10105433D-S1
02/19/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Read third time
02/22/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/22/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105433D-S1
02/22/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1039S1
02/22/2010Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2010Placed on Calendar
02/24/2010Senate substitute agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2010Senate substitute agreed to by House 10105433D-S1 (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1039ER)
03/02/2010Signed by Speaker
03/03/2010Signed by President
03/04/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1039ER)
04/13/2010Governor's recommendation received by House
04/20/2010Placed on Calendar
04/21/2010House concurred in Governor's recommendation (94-Y 0-N)
04/21/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/21/2010Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/21/2010G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/21/2010Reenrolled bill text (HB1039ER2)
04/21/2010Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/21/2010Signed by President as reenrolled
04/21/2010Enacted, Chapter 852 (effective 1/1/11)
04/21/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0852)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB525 and SB224.


Virginia ITSP Association, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Technology - Security