Practitioners, licensed; continuing education related to implicit bias and cultural competency. (SB456)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Medicine; implicit bias and cultural competency. Requires all practitioners licensed by the Board of Medicine to complete two hours of continuing education in each biennium on topics related to implicit bias and cultural competency. Read the Bill »


01/25/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103132D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB456)
01/25/2022Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
01/28/2022Senate subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2022Continued to 2023 in Education and Health (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB670.