Neonatal abstinence syndrome; Board of Health to adopt regulations to include as reportable disease. (HB1467)

Introduced By

Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls) with support from co-patron Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Health to adopt regulations to include neonatal abstinence syndrome on the list of reportable diseases. Requires the Board of Health to adopt regulations to include neonatal abstinence syndrome on the list of diseases that shall be required to be reported. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/08/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101158D
12/08/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2017Impact statement from VDH (HB1467)
01/19/2017Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2017Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/19/2017Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
01/24/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/30/2017Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2017Read first time
02/02/2017Passed by for the day
02/03/2017Passed by for the day
02/06/2017Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/16/2017Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017Rereferred to Finance
02/16/2017Reported from Finance (10-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Read third time
02/21/2017Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1467ER)
02/24/2017Signed by Speaker
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/27/2017Impact statement from VDH (HB1467ER)
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/03/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 280 (effective 7/1/17)
03/03/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0280)