Hospital discharge procedures; community services boards to provide information on certain services. (HB1075)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Hospital discharge of certain minors; information on services available.  Requires hospitals to provide information on available alcohol and substance abuse services to minors who present with alcohol poisoning or a drug overdose. The bill requires hospitals to seek consent to have the local community services board or behavioral health authority follow up with the patient. Amends § 37.2-505, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/11/2012 Committee
  • 01/11/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101350D
  • 01/11/2012 Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
  • 01/18/2012 Assigned HWI sub: #3
  • 01/19/2012 Impact statement from DPB (HB1075)
  • 01/26/2012 Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
  • 02/02/2012 Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/02/2012 Committee substitute printed 12104772D-H1
  • 02/03/2012 Read first time
  • 02/06/2012 Read second time
  • 02/06/2012 Committee substitute agreed to 12104772D-H1
  • 02/06/2012 Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1075H1
  • 02/07/2012 Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
  • 02/07/2012 VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/08/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/08/2012 Referred to Committee on Education and Health
  • 02/09/2012 Impact statement from DPB (HB1075H1)
  • 02/16/2012 Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/20/2012 Read third time
  • 02/20/2012 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/23/2012 Enrolled
  • 02/23/2012 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1075ER)
  • 02/23/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/23/2012 Signed by President
  • 02/27/2012 Impact statement from DPB (HB1075ER)
  • 03/08/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 180 (effective 7/1/12)
  • 03/08/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0180)


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 1 minute.


Greg Mathieson writes:

I would thing this would violate current federal HIPPA laws.