Nurse practitioner as expert witness; scope of activities. (HB1609)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Nurse practitioner as expert witness; scope of activities. References the specific Code section outlining the scope of a nurse practitioner's activities in the context of the current provision that authorizes a nurse practitioner to testify as an expert witness within the scope of his activities. Amends § 8.01-401.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/03/2017Committee
01/03/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101624D
01/03/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2017Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/25/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/27/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2017Read first time
02/01/2017Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/02/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Read third time
02/20/2017Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017Enrolled
02/23/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1609ER)
02/23/2017Signed by Speaker
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 413 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0413)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 35 seconds.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.



Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): AY, THOSE OPPOSED NO.

Del. Israel O'Quinn (R-Bristol): A 36 MONTH MORATORIUM ON THE REPAYMENT OF FUNDS ALLOCATED FOR A BONDED PROJECT THROUGH THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ACCESS PROGRAM WHICH IS SOMETHING YOU CAN APPLY TO THE COMMONWEALTH TRANSPORTATION BOARD FOR. IT WAS AMINDED IN COMMITTEE TO NOW BE 48 MONTHS AFTER WE LEARNED THAT 48 MONTHS WAS THE NUMBER THAT VIDOT PREFERRED OVER 36 MONTHS. IT DOESN'T FORGIVE ANY DEBT, JUST EXTENDS THE AMOUNT OF TIME THAT THE LOCALITIES HAVE TO PAY THAT BACK. GIVEN A LOT OF LOCALITIES WENT