Medicine, Board of; changes membership requirements. (HB895)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Medicine; membership. Changes membership requirements for the Board of Medicine, replacing requirements for one medical physician from each congressional district and one osteopathic physician with a requirement for 12 allopathic or osteopathic medical physicians. The bill also revises the process for nominating candidates for membership, requiring the Board of Medicine to evaluate nominations made by relevant state medical societies and make recommendations to the Governor based on the individual competencies and specialties of the nominees and competencies and specialties of the current membership of the Board. This bill is carried over pursuant to Rule 22 of the House. Amends § 54.1-2911, § 54.1-2912, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102135D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/10/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB895)
01/17/2014Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2014Continued to 2015 in Health, Welfare and Institutions
12/04/2014Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions