Registered nurse or physician assistant; authority to pronounce death. (HB181)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Registered nurse or physician assistant; authority to pronounce death.  Adds registered nurses employed by and physician assistants working at continuing care retirement communities to the list of individuals who may pronounce death under certain circumstances. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2012Committee
01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100561D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB181)
01/19/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2012Read first time
01/23/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/24/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
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)
02/22/2012Enrolled
02/22/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB181ER)
02/22/2012Signed by Speaker
02/22/2012Signed by President
02/23/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB181ER)
03/07/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 136 (effective 7/1/12)
03/07/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0136)

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 40 seconds.