Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Information System; trauma data, confidentiality. (SB386)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Information System; trauma data; confidentiality. Authorizes the State Health Commissioner to disclose certain confidential data in the Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Information System, including information, research, or medical data that identifies patients by name or address, to certain entities that seek to improve the delivery of prehospital and hospital emergency medical services, the quality of patient care, and access to medical services or to make other system improvements, if the Commissioner determines that such disclosure is necessary to develop and implement such improvements. The bill requires the Board of Health to develop and approve a policy specific to the sharing of data from the Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Information System. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102541D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB386)
01/17/2020Assigned Education sub: Health
01/23/2020Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2020Committee substitute printed 20106285D-S1
01/24/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB386S1)
01/27/2020Read second time
01/27/2020Reading of substitute waived
01/27/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106285D-S1
01/27/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB386S1
01/28/2020Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Placed on Calendar
02/03/2020Read first time
02/03/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/2020Assigned HWI sub: Health
02/18/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/25/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020Read second time
02/28/2020Passed by for the day
03/02/2020Passed by temporarily
03/02/2020Read third time
03/02/2020Passed House (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2020VOTE: Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB386ER)
03/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB386ER)
03/06/2020Signed by President
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
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
04/08/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 883 (effective 7/1/20)
04/08/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0883)