Polysomnographic Technology, Advisory Board on; established. (HB725)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Polysomnographic technologist; license required.  Requires a license from the Board of Medicine for any person to practice as a polysomnographic technologist or to assume the title "licensed polysomnographic technologist, polysomnographic technologist, or licensed sleep tech. Also creates the Advisory Board on Polysomnographic Technology to assist the Board in establishing the qualifications, examination, and regulation of licensed polysomnographic technologists. Amends § 54.1-2957.14, § 54.1-2957.15, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103800D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2010Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/25/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB725)
01/26/2010Referred from General Laws
01/26/2010Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/27/2010Assigned HWI sub: #1
02/01/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/02/2010Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Read first time
02/04/2010Read second time
02/04/2010Committee amendment agreed to
02/04/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB725E
02/04/2010Printed as engrossed 10103800D-E
02/08/2010Read third time and passed House (93-Y 3-N)
02/08/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (93-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB725E)
02/16/2010Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
02/25/2010Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Read third time
03/01/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB725ER)
03/09/2010Signed by Speaker
03/11/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB725ER)
03/11/2010Signed by President
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 (HB725ER2)
04/21/2010Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/21/2010Signed by President as reenrolled
04/21/2010Enacted, Chapter 838 (effective 7/1/10)
04/21/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0838)


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 50 seconds.


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

Commerce & Labor - Workforce