DBHDS; background checks, persons providing contractual services. (HB2092)

Introduced By

Del. Rodney Willett (D-Henrico) with support from co-patron Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; background checks; persons providing contractual services. Requires background checks for contract staff providing direct care services for Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services' licensed services. The bill also sets out the barrier crimes for any person who provides contractual services directly to an individual receiving services on behalf of a licensed provider. Read the Bill »


03/31/2021: signed by governor


01/12/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102497D
01/12/2021Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/2021Assigned HWI sub: Behavioral Health
01/19/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2092)
01/21/2021Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/22/2021Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
01/25/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/25/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/25/2021Reported from Appropriations with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2021Committee substitute printed 21103645D-H1
01/26/2021Read first time
01/27/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2092H1)
01/27/2021Read second time
01/27/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103645D-H1
01/27/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2092H1
01/28/2021Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/28/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2021Referred 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)
02/12/2021Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2021Read third time
02/16/2021Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2092ER)
02/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2092ER)
02/19/2021Signed by Speaker
02/22/2021Signed by President
02/24/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 24, 2021
02/24/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/31/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 475 (effective 7/1/21)
03/31/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0475)