Health professions and facilities; adverse action in another jurisdiction. (HB1971)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Health professions and facilities; adverse action in another jurisdiction. Provides that the mandatory suspension of a license, certificate, or registration of a health professional by the Director of the Department of Health Professions is not required when the license, certificate, or registration of a health professional is revoked, suspended, or surrendered in another jurisdiction based on disciplinary action or mandatory suspension in the Commonwealth. The bill extends the time by which the Board of Pharmacy (Board) is required to hold a hearing after receiving an application for reinstatement from a nonresident pharmacy whose registration has been suspended by the Board based on revocation or suspension in another jurisdiction from not later than its next regular meeting after the expiration of 30 days from receipt of the reinstatement application to not later than its next regular meeting after the expiration of 60 days from receipt of the reinstatement application. Amends § 54.1-2409, § 54.1-3434.3, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/17/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Committee
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101778D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/10/2019Impact statement from VDH (HB1971)
01/11/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/17/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)

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