Certificate of public need; nursing homes and hospitals, disaster exemption. (HB2451)

Introduced By

Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certificate of public need; nursing homes and hospitals; disaster exemption. Provides for a 30-day exemption from the requirement to obtain a certificate of public need for an increase in the total number of beds in nursing homes or hospitals if the State Health Commissioner has determined that a natural or man-made disaster has caused the evacuation of nursing homes or hospitals and that a public health emergency exists due to a shortage of nursing home or hospital beds. Amends § 32.1-102.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101416D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2451)
01/31/2019Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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The following bills are identical to this one: SB1277.

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