Health professionals; instruction on pain management and addiction. (HB1168)

Introduced By

Del. Bud Phillips (D-Castlewood) with support from co-patron Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell)

Progress

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

Description

Health professionals; instruction on pain management and addiction.  Requires that education programs for physicians, nurses, and pharmacists include instruction in pain management and addiction. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2010Committee
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101220D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2010Assigned HWI sub: #4
01/29/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1168)
02/04/2010Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2010Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions