Surgery; definition and who may perform. (HB266)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Definition of surgery.  Defines "surgery" and provides that no person other than a licensed doctor of medicine, osteopathy, or dentistry, a licensed nurse practitioner, or a person who is acting pursuant to the orders and under the appropriate supervision of a licensed doctor of medicine, osteopathy, or dentistry shall perform surgery. Amends § 54.1-2400.01:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100154D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/11/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB266)
01/16/2012Assigned HWI sub: #3
01/19/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
01/24/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2012Committee substitute printed 12104434D-H1
01/25/2012Read first time
01/26/2012Read second time
01/26/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104434D-H1
01/26/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB266H1
01/27/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/27/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/2012Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Read third time
02/13/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Enrolled
02/15/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB266ER)
02/15/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB266ER)
02/15/2012Signed by Speaker
02/16/2012Signed by President
02/28/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 15 (effective 7/1/12)
02/28/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0015)

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.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB543.