Hospitals, nursing homes, etc.; regulations required of Board of Health. (SB924)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Health; regulation of facilities.  Requires the Board of Health to promulgate regulations containing minimum standards for policies related to infection prevention, disaster preparedness, and facility security of hospitals, nursing homes, and certified nursing facilities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102225D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/12/2011Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
01/27/2011Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB924)
01/28/2011Passed by for the day
01/31/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
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
02/08/2011Assigned HWI sub: #3
02/10/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/17/2011Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Read second time
02/21/2011Read third time
02/21/2011Amendments by Delegate Byron agreed to (63-Y 34-N)
02/21/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (63-Y 34-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2011Passed House with amendments (67-Y 32-N)
02/21/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (67-Y 32-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011Passed by for the day
02/24/2011Passed by temporarily
02/24/2011House amendments agreed to by Senate (20-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2011Chair votes Yes
03/03/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB924ER)
03/03/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB924ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/26/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 670 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0670)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 2 hours.