Medical information; notification to residents if their information is subject of database breach. (SB224)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


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 Failed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102011D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2010Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/28/2010Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2010Read second time
02/01/2010Reading of amendments waived
02/01/2010Committee amendments agreed to
02/01/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended SB224E
02/01/2010Printed as engrossed 10102011D-E
02/02/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Placed on Calendar
02/08/2010Read first time
02/08/2010Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/18/2010Referred from Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/18/2010Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
03/03/2010Reported from Science and Technology with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010Committee substitute printed 10105795D-H1
03/04/2010Read second time
03/05/2010Read third time
03/05/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105795D-H1
03/05/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB224H1
03/05/2010Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/05/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2010Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
03/05/2010Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/05/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010House substitute rejected by Senate (4-Y 35-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010House insisted on substitute
03/10/2010House requested conference committee
03/11/2010Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Conferees appointed by Senate
03/11/2010Senators: Barker, Northam, Martin
03/11/2010Conferees appointed by House
03/11/2010Delegates: Byron, Greason, Miller, P.J.
03/14/2010No further action taken
03/14/2010Failed to pass in Senate


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 56 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB525 and HB1039.


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

Health & Human Services, Technology - Safety