Hospital licenses, certain; effective date. (HB175)

Introduced By

Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certain hospital licenses; effective date. Provides that a license issued to an acute care hospital located in Patrick County that was valid on September 1, 2017, and remained valid on December 31, 2017, despite the closure of such hospital prior to December 31, 2017, shall continue to remain valid until December 31, 2018. The bill is effective retroactively to December 31, 2017. The bill contains an emergency clause and is identical to SB 866. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/22/2017Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/10/18 18101909D
12/22/2017Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/10/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB175)
01/16/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Read first time
01/19/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2018Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N)
01/22/2018VOTE: PASSAGE EMERGENCY (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/08/2018Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Read third time
02/12/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB175ER)
02/13/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB175ER)
02/13/2018Signed by Speaker
02/14/2018Signed by President
02/15/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/15/18
02/15/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 22, 2018
02/16/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 1 (effective 2/16/18)
02/16/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0001)
02/19/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 1 (effective 2/19/18)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB134 and SB866.