Corrections, Department of; policies to improve exchange of offender medical information. (HB2499)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)

Progress

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

Description

DOC; policies to improve exchange of offender medical information. Directs the Department of Corrections to develop policies to improve the exchange of offender medical and mental health information, including policies to improve access to electronic medical records by health care providers and electronic exchange of information for telemedicine and telepsychiatry and to report by October 1, 2019, on its progress in developing such policies to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions, the Senate Committee on Education and Health, and the Joint Subcommittee to Study Mental Health Services in the Commonwealth in the 21st Century. Amends § 53.1-40.10, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2019Committee
01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104353D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2019Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/17/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/18/2019Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2019Read first time
01/23/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2499)
01/23/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/24/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
01/24/2019Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/24/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2019Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/08/2019Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Read third time
02/12/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Enrolled
02/14/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2499ER)
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2499ER)
02/14/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Signed 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 202 (effective 7/1/19)
03/05/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0202)

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