Surgical assistants; renewal of registration. (HB1378)

Introduced By

Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Registration of surgical assistants; renewal of registration. Provides that in cases in which a surgical assistant was initially registered on the basis of a credential as a surgical assistant or surgical first assistant issued by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting, the National Surgical Assistant Association, or the National Commission for the Certification of Surgical Assistants or a successor thereof, the surgical assistant must attest that such credential is still current upon applying for renewal of his registration as a surgical assistant. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104212D
01/12/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
02/01/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1378)
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (9-Y 0-N)
02/06/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Read first time
02/09/2018Read second time
02/09/2018Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2018Engrossed by House as amended HB1378E
02/09/2018Printed as engrossed 18104212D-E
02/09/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1378E)
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
02/16/2018Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
02/22/2018Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Read third time
02/26/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1378ER)
02/28/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1378ER)
02/28/2018Signed by Speaker
03/03/2018Signed by President
03/06/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 6, 2018
03/06/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/19/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 374 (effective 7/1/18)
03/19/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0374)