Physician assistants; use of fluoroscopy. (SB106)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Physician assistants; fluoroscopy.  Allows a licensed physician assistant who (i) is working under the supervision of a licensed doctor of medicine or osteopathy specializing in the field of radiology and (ii) has been trained in the proper use of equipment for the purpose of performing radiologic technology procedures to use fluoroscopy for guidance of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. The bill requires the Board of Medicine to promulgate emergency regulations to implement the provisions of this bill. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101268D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2012Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
01/20/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB106)
02/02/2012Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Read second time
02/06/2012Reading of amendments waived
02/06/2012Committee amendments agreed to
02/06/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended SB106E
02/06/2012Printed as engrossed 12101268D-E
02/07/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB106E)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/16/2012Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Read second time
02/20/2012Read third time
02/20/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/20/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/20/2012VOTE: PASSAGE #2 (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB106ER)
02/22/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB106ER)
02/22/2012Signed by President
02/22/2012Signed by Speaker
03/06/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 81 (effective 7/1/12)
03/06/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0081)


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.