Nursing homes, hospices, etc.; possession and administration of cannabidiol or THC-A. (SB185)

Introduced By

Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico) with support from co-patron Sen. Jen Kiggans (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospice programs, and hospice facilities; possession and administration of cannabidiol or THC-A oil. Allows nursing home, assisted living facility, hospice program, and hospice facility employees and staff members who are authorized to possess, distribute, or administer medications to residents to store, dispense, or administer cannabidiol oil or THC-A oil to a resident who has been issued a valid written certification for such medication. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/27/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103901D
12/27/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB185)
01/24/2020Assigned Education sub: Health
02/06/2020Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Committee substitute printed 20105723D-S1
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Read second time
02/10/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/10/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20105723D-S1
02/10/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB185S1
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2020Placed on Calendar
02/13/2020Read first time
02/13/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB185S1)
02/13/2020Assigned HWI sub: Health
02/18/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/25/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020Read second time
02/28/2020Read third time
02/28/2020Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020Enrolled
03/05/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB185ER)
03/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB185ER)
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/07/2020Signed by President
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/07/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 846 (effective 7/1/20)
04/07/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0846)

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