Survivors of sexual assault.; every hospital to provide treatment or transfer services. (HB808)

Introduced By

Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville) with support from co-patron Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Services for survivors of sexual assault. Requires every hospital in the Commonwealth to provide treatment or transfer services, as defined in the bill, to survivors of sexual assault pursuant to a plan approved by the Department of Health; establishes specific requirements for providers of services to pediatric survivors of sexual assault; requires the Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund to pay the costs of services provided to survivors of sexual assault; establishes the Task Force on Services for Survivors of Sexual Assault to facilitate the development of services for survivors of sexual assault; and establishes the Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Program to increase the number of qualified sexual assault forensic services providers available in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


02/21/2020: In Subcommittee


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104460D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2020Referred from Courts of Justice
01/22/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/23/2020Assigned HWI sub: Health
01/28/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/28/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/28/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2020Committee substitute printed 20106004D-H1
01/30/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB808)
01/30/2020Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
01/30/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB808H1)
02/05/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/07/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/07/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/07/2020Committee substitute printed 20107718D-H2
02/07/2020Reported from Appropriations with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Read first time
02/10/2020Read second time
02/10/2020Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions substitute rejected 20106004D-H1
02/10/2020Committee on Appropriations substitute agreed to 20107718D-H2
02/10/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB808H2
02/11/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB808H2)
02/12/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/21/2020Assigned Education sub: Health

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