Life-prolonging care; Joint Commission on Health Care to study legal and regulatory requirements. (HJ61)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Study; Joint Commission on Health Care; legal and regulatory requirements regarding life-prolonging care; report. Directs the Joint Commission on Health Care to study current legal and regulatory requirements regarding the medical appropriateness of life-prolonging care and options to clarify due diligence and the appropriate course of action when no physician can be found to carry out a patient's requests. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/02/2016Committee
01/02/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102155D
01/02/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
01/26/2016Assigned to sub: Studies
01/26/2016Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/28/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Rules