Health care, indigent; Joint Commission on Health Care to study. (HJ27)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; indigent health care in the Commonwealth; report.  Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to (i) determine the volume of indigent health care provided by private, specialty, and not-for-profit hospitals in the Commonwealth; (ii) determine the financial cost of indigent health care to private, specialty, and not-for-profit hospitals in the Commonwealth; and (iii) identify and analyze potential tax and other incentives that may be offered to private and specialty hospitals and other health care providers to encourage the provision of care to indigent individuals. Read the Bill »


03/11/2010: Passed the House


01/05/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102063D
01/05/2010Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/09/2010Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
02/09/2010Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2010Committee substitute printed 10105239D-H1
02/12/2010Passed by for the day
02/15/2010Taken up
02/15/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105239D-H1
02/15/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HJ27H1
02/15/2010Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/15/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Reading waived
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
02/19/2010Assigned Rules sub: #1
03/05/2010Reported from Rules
03/08/2010Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Read third time
03/09/2010Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
03/11/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ27ER)


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 1 minute.