Naloxone; possession and administration by school nurses and local health department employees. (HB2318)

Introduced By

Sen. John McGuire (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Possession and administration of naloxone; school nurses; local health department employees. Adds school nurses, local health department employees that are assigned to a public school pursuant to an agreement between the local health department and school board, and other school board employees or individuals contracted by a school board to provide school health services to the list of individuals who may possess and administer naloxone or other opioid antagonist, provided that they have completed a training program. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101441D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2318)
01/29/2019Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2019Read first time
02/01/2019Read second time
02/01/2019Amendment by Delegate McGuire agreed to
02/01/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB2318E
02/01/2019Printed as engrossed 19101441D-E
02/01/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2318E)
02/04/2019Read third time and passed House (95-Y 0-N)
02/04/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/07/2019Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Read third time
02/11/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2318ER)
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2318ER)
02/14/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/15/2019Signed by President
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 25, 2019
02/18/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 18, 2019
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/05/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 212 (effective 7/1/19)
03/05/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0212)