Breach of medical information; adds private entities are required to provide notice. (HB2315)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Notification of breach of medical information.  Adds private entities to the list of those entities that are required to provide notice of a database breach involving medical information. Current law applies to state and local governmental entities only. Any entity, public or private, that is required to provide similar notice pursuant to federal law would be exempt from the state requirement. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103065D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/26/2011Reported from Science and Technology (17-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2011Read first time
01/28/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2011Read third time and passed House (94-Y 4-N)
01/31/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/2011Assigned Education sub: Health Care
02/17/2011Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


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 2 minutes.