Social determinants of health; VDH shall collect & analyze information including demographic data. (HB229)

Introduced By

Del. Carrie Coyner (R-Chesterfield) with support from co-patron Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Health; social determinants of health. Directs the Department of Health to collect and analyze information, including demographic data, regarding social determinants of health, defined in the bill, and their impact on health risks and health outcomes of residents of the Commonwealth, and to make information regarding social determinants of health, their impact on health, and strategies for addressing social determinants of health to improve health outcomes available to the public on its website. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101594D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2022Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/20/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB229)
02/01/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 1-N)
02/02/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2022House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2022Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2022Committee substitute printed 22105927D-H1
02/07/2022Read first time
02/08/2022Read second time
02/08/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22105927D-H1
02/08/2022Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB229H1
02/09/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB229H1)
02/10/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/21/2022Assigned Education sub: Health
02/22/2022Senate subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/24/2022Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Committee substitute printed 22106488D-S1
02/24/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/25/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB229S1)
03/01/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Read third time
03/03/2022Reading of substitute waived
03/03/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22106488D-S1
03/03/2022Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB229S1
03/03/2022Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Senate substitute agreed to by House 22106488D-S1 (96-Y 0-N)
03/07/2022VOTE: Adoption (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB229ER)
03/10/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB229ER)
03/10/2022Signed by Speaker
03/10/2022Signed by President
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022Governor's recommendation received by House
04/27/2022Placed on Calendar
04/27/2022House concurred in Governor's recommendation (54-Y 45-N)
04/27/2022Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (32-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022Passed by temporarily
04/27/2022Pass by for the day not agreed to (19-Y 21-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/27/2022VOTE: Adoption (54-Y 45-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022Reenrolled bill text (HB229ER2)
04/27/2022Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/27/2022Signed by President as reenrolled
04/27/2022Enacted, Chapter 750 (effective 7/1/22)
04/27/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0750)

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