Podiatry; expands definition. (SB1396)

Introduced By

Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Podiatry; expands definition.  Expands the definition of podiatry to include the diagnosis and treatment of lower extremity ulcers, provided that the treatment of severe lower extremity ulcers beyond the foot and ankle only be performed by appropriately trained, credentialed podiatrists in certain approved hospitals or ambulatory surgery centers. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/18/2011Presented and ordered printed 11104132D
01/18/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/27/2011Reported from Education and Health with amendments (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)
02/01/2011Read second time
02/01/2011Reading of amendments waived
02/01/2011Committee amendments agreed to
02/01/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1396E
02/01/2011Printed as engrossed 11104132D-E
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)
02/16/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1396ER)
02/16/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1396ER)
02/16/2011Signed by President
02/16/2011Signed by Speaker
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 187 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0187)