Health Care Provider Credentials Data Solution Fund; created, blockchain technology. (HB1900)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health Care Provider Credentials Data Solution Fund; blockchain technology. Establishes the Health Care Provider Credentials Data Solution Fund for the purpose of soliciting proofs of concept to establish or improve a system for the storage and accessing of health care provider credentials data, utilizing blockchain or a similar technology, to be maintained by the Department of Health Professions. The Fund authorizes the Secretary of Health to disburse matching funds on at least a one-to-one basis to any person who demonstrates such proof of concept. This is a recommendation of the Joint Commission on Technology and Science. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/04/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101617D
01/04/2019Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/11/2019Impact statement from VDH (HB1900)
01/30/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/30/2019Reported from Science and Technology with amendments (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2019Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/01/2019Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 2-N)
02/05/2019Left in Appropriations