Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) eye surgery; certificate of public need not required. (HB347)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg)

Progress

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

Description

Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) eye surgery; certificate of public need not required. Eliminates the requirement for a certificate of public need for the establishment of a new medical care facility for the provision of LASIK eye surgery, the addition at an existing medical care facility of any new LASIK service, or the addition at any existing medical care facility of any new equipment for LASIK eye surgery. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/05/2016Committee
01/05/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101901D
01/05/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Subcommittee #3
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #3
01/14/2016Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
01/27/2016Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
01/28/2016Impact statement from VDH (HB347)
02/16/2016Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions