Home care organizations; personal care services through audio-video telephone communication. (HB1831)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Home care organizations; personal care services; supervision; regulations. Directs the Board of Health to include in regulations governing home care organizations a provision for supervision of home care attendants providing personal care services by a licensed nurse through use of interactive audio or video technology. Read the Bill »


03/31/2021: signed by governor


01/06/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100823D
01/06/2021Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/2021Assigned HWI sub: Health
01/18/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1831)
01/19/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/19/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 0-N)
01/21/2021Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment(s) (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2021Read first time
01/25/2021Read second time
01/25/2021Committee amendments agreed to
01/25/2021Engrossed by House as amended HB1831E
01/25/2021Printed as engrossed 21100823D-E
01/26/2021Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/26/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1831E)
01/27/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2021Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2021Rereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2021Rereferred to Education and Health
02/12/2021Assigned Education sub: Health
02/18/2021Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N)
02/22/2021Read third time
02/22/2021Passed Senate (37-Y 1-N)
02/25/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1831ER)
02/25/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1831ER)
02/25/2021Signed by President
02/26/2021Signed by Speaker
03/01/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 1, 2021
03/01/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/31/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 470 (effective 7/1/21)
03/31/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0470)