Certificate of public need; clarifies when Commissioner of Health shall accept certain applications. (HB2292)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certificates of public need. Clarifies when the Commissioner of Health shall accept and may approve applications (i) for the transfer of nursing facility beds from one planning district to another planning district in the absence of a Request for Applications, and (ii) for the extension of the open admissions period for nursing home beds of a continuing care retirement community. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103684D
01/17/2013Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2292)
01/31/2013Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Committee substitute printed 13104631D-H1
02/01/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time
02/04/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104631D-H1
02/04/2013Amendment by Delegate Orrock agreed to
02/04/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB2292EH1
02/04/2013Printed as engrossed 13104631D-EH1
02/05/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/05/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/11/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2292EH1)
02/14/2013Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2292ER)
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2292ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/22/2013Signed by President
03/18/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 515 (effective 7/1/13)
03/18/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0515)


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 3 minutes.