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

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

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. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

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

Video

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.

Comments

Greg Mathieson writes:

I would thing this would violate current federal HIPPA laws.