Health information; Department of Health to establish work group to examine needs related to reform. (SB643)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield) with support from co-patrons Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville), Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach), and Sen. Ralph Northam (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health information needs; Department of Health work group.  Requires the Department of Health to establish a work group to examine the health information needs related to health care reform and to ensure that any new data collection is integrated with existing practices in an efficient manner. Read the Bill »


02/09/2012: Merged into SB135


01/20/2012Presented and ordered printed 12103800D
01/20/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/23/2012Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/31/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB643)
02/09/2012Incorporated by Education and Health (SB135-Puller) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)