Workers' compensation; peer review of services rendered by physicians. (HB1733)

Introduced By

Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' compensation; peer review of services rendered by physicians. Allows any party to a dispute regarding medical treatment or services that has been referred to a peer review committee to have the matter remanded to the Workers' Compensation Commission if the matter has not been resolved within six months of its referral. A case remanded to the Commission shall not be re-referred to a peer review committee. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103396D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/22/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1733)
01/23/2013Assigned C & L sub: Special Workers Comp
01/31/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 2-N)
01/31/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2013Read third time and passed House (99-Y 1-N)
02/05/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/08/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/11/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Read third time
02/14/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1733ER)
02/20/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1733ER)
03/12/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 204 (effective 7/1/13)
03/12/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0204)


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 1 minute.