Dietitians and nutritionists; clarifies the situations under which they may practice. (HB574)

Introduced By

Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield)

Progress

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

Description

Dietitians and nutritionists. Clarifies the situations under which a dietitian or nutritionist may practice and provides that the professional scope of practice of dietitians and nutritionists includes the practice of nutritional genomics, which is defined in the bill. In addition, the bill updates the names of organizations from which dieticians and nutritionists are authorized to receive professional certifications in order to practice in Virginia. Amends § 54.1-2731, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2016Committee
01/11/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103801D
01/11/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Subcommittee #1
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/14/2016Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/15/2016Impact statement from VDH (HB574)
01/26/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
01/28/2016Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2016Read first time
02/01/2016Read second time
02/01/2016Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2016Engrossed by House as amended HB574E
02/01/2016Printed as engrossed 16103801D-E
02/02/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/02/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/05/2016Impact statement from VDH (HB574E)
02/15/2016Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
02/18/2016Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Enrolled
02/24/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB574ER)
02/24/2016Impact statement from VDH (HB574ER)
02/24/2016Signed by Speaker
02/25/2016Signed by President
02/25/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/25/16
02/25/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 3, 2016
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 91 (effective 7/1/16)
03/01/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0091)