Statewide cancer registry; collection of data on exposure to fire incidents and cancer incidence. (SB347)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Peake (R-Lynchburg) with support from co-patrons Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston), Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania), and Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg)

Progress

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

Description

Statewide cancer registry; information on firefighters. Provides that one purpose of the statewide cancer registry shall be to collect data to evaluate potential links between exposure to fire incidents and cancer incidence. Amends § 32.1-70, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102851D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/15/2018Rereferred from General Laws and Technology (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2018Rereferred to Education and Health
02/01/2018Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Impact statement from VDH (SB347)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/16/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
02/22/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (6-Y 0-N)
02/27/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Read second time
03/02/2018Read third time
03/02/2018Committee amendments agreed to
03/02/2018Engrossed by House as amended
03/02/2018Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
03/02/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Enrolled
03/07/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB347ER)
03/07/2018Impact statement from VDH (SB347ER)
03/07/2018Signed by Speaker
03/09/2018Signed by President
03/15/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 15, 2018
03/15/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/23/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 459 (effective 7/1/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0459)