Nurses; licensure exemption. (HB885)

Introduced By

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Nursing; licensure exemption.  Exempts from licensure any nurse who holds a current unrestricted license in another state while such nurse is in the Commonwealth temporarily and is practicing nursing in a summer camp or in conjunction with clients who are participating in specified recreational or educational activities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103940D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/17/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB885)
01/19/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2012Read first time
01/23/2012Read second time
01/23/2012Committee amendment agreed to
01/23/2012Engrossed by House as amended HB885E
01/23/2012Printed as engrossed 12103940D-E
01/24/2012Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
01/24/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB885E)
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)
02/23/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB885ER)
02/23/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB885ER)
02/23/2012Signed by Speaker
02/23/2012Signed by President
03/08/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 178 (effective 7/1/12)
03/08/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0178)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 8 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB415.