Loudoun County; operation of local health department. (SB1221)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patrons Sen. John Bell (D-Chantilly), and Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Operation of the Loudoun County local health department. Allows Loudoun County to enter into a contract with the Department of Health for the local administration of local health services. Currently, the local department of health is operated as a joint venture between the state and local governments. Read the Bill »


04/07/2021: enacted


01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102528D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2021Assigned Education sub: Health
01/21/2021Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/22/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1221)
01/26/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2021Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Placed on Calendar
02/02/2021Read first time
02/02/2021Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/08/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/11/2021Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2021Read second time
02/16/2021Read third time
02/16/2021Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2021Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1221ER)
02/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1221ER)
02/22/2021Signed by President
02/22/2021Signed by Speaker
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
03/31/2021Governor's recommendation received by Senate
03/31/2021Governor's substitute printed 21200847D-S1
04/07/2021Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (20-Y 20-N)
04/07/2021Chair votes Yea
04/07/2021House concurred in Governor's recommendation (96-Y 0-N )
04/07/2021VOTE: Agree To (96-Y 0-N)
04/07/2021G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/07/2021Reenrolled bill text (SB1221ER2)
04/07/2021Signed by President as reenrolled
04/07/2021Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/07/2021Enacted, Chapter 521 (effective 7/1/21)
04/07/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0521)