Physicians; medical specialty board certification options. (HB1449)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Del. Carrie Coyner (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Physicians; medical specialty board certification options. Prohibits requiring maintenance of certification from physicians licensed to practice medicine in the Commonwealth, as a prerequisite to hospital medical staff membership, employment, malpractice liability insurance coverage, network status, or reimbursement for services provided to a person covered by a health insurance policy. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20105285D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/16/2020Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #2
01/23/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1449)
02/04/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/04/2020Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 2-N)
02/11/2020Left in Labor and Commerce

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