Health professions; reciprocity exemption from licensing. (SB828)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health professions; reciprocity exemption from licensing.  Provides an exemption for the requirement that health professionals be licensed for a practitioner who is in good standing with the applicable regulatory agency in another state or Canada and is in Virginia temporarily in order to transport a patient to a neighboring state for care. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102550D
01/06/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/12/2011Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
01/13/2011Impact statement from (SB828)
01/13/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB828)
01/20/2011Reported from Education and Health with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2011Read second time
01/24/2011Reading of amendment waived
01/24/2011Committee amendment agreed to
01/24/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB828E
01/24/2011Printed as engrossed 11102550D-E
01/25/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB828E)
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 (SB828ER)
02/16/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB828ER)
02/16/2011Signed by President
02/16/2011Signed by Speaker
03/26/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 632 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0632)