Hospitals; emergency department CPT code data reporting, quarterly reports. (HB910)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Hospital emergency department CPT code data reporting. Requires every hospital in the Commonwealth that includes an emergency department to report quarterly to the Department of Health (the Department), for the preceding quarter, (i) the total number of visits to the hospital's emergency department, by location, and (ii) the total number of visits to the hospital's emergency department by emergency department evaluation and management (E/M) Physicians' Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code. The bill also requires the Department to annually publish a report setting forth the average number of hospital emergency department visits by location and by emergency department E/M CPT code statewide and by region for each month. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100889D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/21/2022Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
02/01/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 0-N)
02/01/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/02/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB910)
02/10/2022Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2022Committee substitute printed 22105746D-H1
02/13/2022Read first time
02/14/2022Read second time
02/14/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22105746D-H1
02/14/2022Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB910H1
02/15/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/15/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB910H1)
02/15/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/21/2022Assigned Education sub: Health
02/24/2022Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2022Read third time
02/28/2022Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB910ER)
03/03/2022Signed by Speaker
03/04/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB910ER)
03/04/2022Signed by President
03/11/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2022
03/11/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 342 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0342)