Nursing, Board of; licensure of applicant with previous conviction. (HB1395)

Introduced By

Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patron Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Nursing; licensure of applicant with previous conviction. Provides that if an applicant for issuance or renewal of a license, certificate, or registration has been previously convicted of a felony or misdemeanor involving moral turpitude and the applicant has previously been issued a license, certificate, or registration by the Board of Nursing after such conviction, the Board shall not require the applicant to appear before a special conference committee, informal fact-finding panel, or formal hearing panel for the purpose of a hearing regarding the previous conviction unless new information about the previous conviction that may affect the outcome of the special conference, informal fact-finding, or formal hearing has been made available to the Board. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/16/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100650D
12/16/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/14/2015Impact statement from VDH (HB1395)
01/16/2015Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/22/2015Stricken from docket by Health, Welfare and Institutions


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 20 seconds.