Newborn screening; screening for Pompe disease, etc. (HB1174)

Introduced By

Sen. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Newborn screening; lysosomal storage disorders. Directs the Board of Health to amend regulations governing newborn screening to include screening for Pompe disease and mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 (MPS-1). This bill is identical to SB 449. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104484D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/31/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 0-N)
02/02/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1174)
02/06/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2018Committee substitute printed 18105875D-H1
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1174H1)
02/09/2018Read second time
02/09/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105875D-H1
02/09/2018Amendment by Delegate Pillion agreed to
02/09/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB1174EH1
02/09/2018Printed as engrossed 18105875D-EH1
02/09/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1174EH1)
02/12/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/15/2018Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Committee substitute printed 18107208D-S1
02/15/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1174S1)
02/16/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Read third time
02/19/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/19/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107208D-S1
02/19/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1174S1
02/19/2018Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Placed on Calendar
02/21/2018Senate substitute rejected by House 18107208D-S1 (1-Y 98-N)
02/21/2018VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 98-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Senate insisted on substitute (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Senate requested conference committee
02/26/2018House acceded to request
02/27/2018Conferees appointed by House
02/27/2018Delegates: Pillion, Orrock, Hayes
02/27/2018Conferees appointed by Senate
02/27/2018Senators: Chafin, Dunnavant, Barker
03/05/2018C Amended by conference committee
03/06/2018Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018Conference report agreed to by House (94-Y 0-N)
03/08/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1174ER)
03/10/2018Signed by Speaker
03/12/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1174ER)
03/12/2018Signed by President
03/20/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 562 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0562)


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 49 seconds.