Aging services; social need. (HB1805)

Introduced By

Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Nancy Guy (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), and Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Aging services; social need. Provides that, in providing aging services, the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services shall prioritize older persons with significant social need and defines "social need" as need caused by noneconomic factors, including physical and developmental disabilities; language barriers; cultural, social, or geographic isolation, including that caused by racial or ethnic status; gender identity or gender expression; sexual orientation; or status as a person infected with human immunodeficiency virus that restricts an individual's ability to perform normal daily tasks or threatens such individual's capacity to live independently. Read the Bill »


01/20/2021: In Committee


01/04/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101846D
01/04/2021Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/14/2021House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/14/2021Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2021Committee substitute printed 21103023D-H1
01/15/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1805H1)
01/15/2021Read first time
01/18/2021Read second time
01/18/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103023D-H1
01/18/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1805H1
01/19/2021Read third time and passed House (56-Y 43-N)
01/19/2021VOTE: Passage (56-Y 43-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/20/2021Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

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The following bills are identical to this one: SB1366.

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