Nursing homes; VDH to convene work group related to increasing availability of clinical workforce. (SB397)

Introduced By

Sen. Jen Kiggans (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Health; work group; nursing home workforce. Directs the Department of Health to convene a work group to review and make recommendations on increasing the availability of the clinical workforce for nursing homes in the Commonwealth. The work group shall include stakeholder groups as appropriate. The bill directs the Department to collaborate with the Department of Health Professions, the Governor's Chief Workforce Development Advisor, and other state agencies as appropriate. The bill directs the Department to report all recommendations to the Chairmen of the Senate Committee on Education and Health and the House Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions on or before November 15, 2020. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104781D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2020Assigned Education sub: Health
01/30/2020Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Committee substitute printed 20107146D-S1
01/31/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB397S1)
02/03/2020Read second time
02/03/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107146D-S1
02/03/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB397S1
02/04/2020Read third time and passed Senate (40-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
02/13/2020Assigned 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 (SB397ER)
03/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB397ER)
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
04/09/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 932 (effective 7/1/20)
04/09/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0932)