Certificate of public need; Commissioner of Health to approve request to amend certain conditions. (SB1212)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certificate of public need; amendment authorized.  Allows the Commissioner of Health to approve a request to amend the conditions of a certificate of public need issued to a continuing care provider registered with the State Corporation Commission in which nursing facility or extended care services are provided to allow such continuing care provider to continue to admit community patients, other than contract holders, to its nursing facility beds through December 31, 2014, if the following conditions are met: (i) the facility is located within the County of Botetourt and operated as a not-for-profit and (ii) the facility's contract holder occupancy rate is less than 85 percent at the time of such application. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102922D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2011Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
01/27/2011Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2011Passed by for the day
01/31/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1212)
02/01/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2011Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/10/2011Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2011Read second time
02/14/2011Read third time
02/14/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1212ER)
02/16/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1212ER)
02/16/2011Signed by President
02/16/2011Signed by Speaker
02/17/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1212ER)
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 174 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0174)


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 30 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2427.