Health professions; nothing shall prevent person performing state, etc., funded health care tasks. (SB194)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Northam (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health professions; certain consumer-directed services. Clarifies that nothing in Title 54.1 shall prevent any person from performing consumer-directed health care tasks, which are typically self-performed, for an individual who lives in a private residence and who, by reason of disability, is unable to perform such tasks but who is capable of directing the appropriate performance of such tasks. This includes the administration of non-oral, non-topical drugs. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101312D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2010Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB194)
01/25/2010Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Placed on Calendar
02/03/2010Read first time
02/03/2010Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/25/2010Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Read second time
03/01/2010Read third time
03/01/2010Committee amendments agreed to
03/01/2010Engrossed by House as amended
03/01/2010Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/01/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010House amendments agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB194ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB194ER)
03/13/2010Signed by President
04/08/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 245 (effective 7/1/10)
04/08/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0245)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.