State Overdose Death Review Process Team; created, report, local and regional teams. (HB1172)

Introduced By

Sen. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon) with support from co-patron Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Overdose death review teams. Establishes the State Overdose Death Review Process Team to develop and implement processes to ensure that overdose deaths occurring in the Commonwealth are reviewed in a systematic way. The bill also authorizes the establishment of local or regional overdose death review process teams for the purpose of conducting contemporaneous reviews of local overdose deaths in order to develop interventions and strategies for prevention specific to the locality or region. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102981D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/23/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (9-Y 0-N)
01/23/2018Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1172)
01/25/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2018Committee substitute printed 18105758D-H1
01/25/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/2018Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
01/29/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1172H1)
02/09/2018Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 1-N)
02/13/2018Left in Appropriations