Percutaneous gastrostomy tube; administration of medications. (HB1759)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Administration of medications; percutaneous endoscopic gastric tube. Provides that nothing shall prevent the administration of drugs to a person receiving services in a program licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services via percutaneous endoscopic gastric tube, when such drugs are administered by a person who has completed an approved training program and has been approved, upon demonstration of competency in administration of drugs via percutaneous endoscopic gastric tube, by a registered nurse. Approval of an individual seeking to administer drugs via percutaneous endoscopic gastric tube shall be renewed every six months, upon demonstration of continuing competency. Amends § 54.1-3408, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2013Committee
01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103201D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1759)
01/17/2013Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2013Read first time
01/21/2013Read second time
01/21/2013Committee amendments agreed to
01/21/2013Amendment by Delegate O' Bannon agreed to
01/21/2013Engrossed by House as amended HB1759E
01/21/2013Printed as engrossed 13103201D-E
01/22/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1759E)
01/22/2013Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N)
01/22/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/07/2013Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Read third time
02/11/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Enrolled
02/14/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1759ER)
02/14/2013Signed by Speaker
02/14/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1759ER)
03/06/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 114 (effective 7/1/13)
03/06/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0114)

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 2 minutes.