Certified nurse midwives; practice. (HB1817)

Introduced By

Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), 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


Practice of certified nurse midwives. Eliminates the requirement that certified nurse midwives practice pursuant to a practice agreement and provides that certified nurse midwives shall practice in accordance with regulations of the Boards of Medicine and Nursing and consistent with the Standards for the Practice of Midwifery set by the American College of Nurse-Midwives and shall consult and collaborate with and refer patients to such other health care providers as may be appropriate for the care of the patient. Read the Bill »


01/13/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee


01/06/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102378D
01/06/2021Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/07/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1817)
01/13/2021Assigned HWI sub: Health Professions

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