Health care providers; regulation, prohibited acts, penalties. (HB1131)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg) with support from co-patron Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Regulation of health care providers; prohibited acts; penalties. Provides that any person who is licensed, registered, certified, or otherwise subject to the oversight of a health regulatory board who knowingly or intentionally makes any false statement or includes any false information in a patient's medical record is guilty of a Class 4 misdemeanor and that any individual who knowingly or intentionally makes a false statement or provides false information related to the subject of an investigation to investigative personnel of the Department of Health Professions engaged in the investigation of a complaint is guilty of a Class 4 misdemeanor. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103454D
01/13/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1131)
01/16/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/16/2014Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1131)
02/03/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/07/2014Continued to 2015 in Courts of Justice