Certificate of public need; Department of Health to provide public notice. (HB1285)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certificate of public need; public notice.  Clarifies the role of the Department of Health regarding public hearings, including public notification of public hearings, for applications for certificates of public need in cases in which a regional health planning agency has not been designated. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/21/2010Presented and ordered printed 10104213D
01/21/2010Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/28/2010Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2010Read first time
02/01/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/02/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/04/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1285)
02/09/2010Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
02/25/2010Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Read third time
03/01/2010Reading of amendments waived
03/01/2010Committee amendments agreed to
03/01/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/01/2010Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Placed on Calendar
03/03/2010Senate amendments agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
03/03/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1285ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/13/2010Signed by President
03/15/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1285ER)
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 646 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0646)


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.