Storage of health records; replaces obsolete terminology and cross-references referred to records. (HB1212)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Storage of health records.  Replaces obsolete terminology and cross-references related to storage of health records, currently referred to as medical records or patient records. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/19/2012Presented and ordered printed 12104150D
01/19/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/24/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB1212)
01/26/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Read first time
01/30/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/31/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/16/2012Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read third time
02/20/2012Reading of amendments waived
02/20/2012Committee amendments agreed to
02/20/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2012Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2012Placed on Calendar
02/22/2012Senate amendments agreed to by House (98-Y 1-N)
02/22/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1212ER)
02/27/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB1212ER)
02/27/2012Signed by Speaker
02/28/2012Signed by President
03/22/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 336 (effective 7/1/12)
03/22/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0336)


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 30 seconds.