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VAHB1990IntroBarbers and cosmetologists; exemptions; threading. Exempts persons whose activities are confined solely to removing unwanted hair by the use of string or thread from being required to obtain an occupational license.
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2099IntroProfessions and occupations; deregulation of certain professions. Implements the recommendations of the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission in its report on Operations and Performance of the Department of Professional and Occupational Regul...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2082IntroDefinition of birth control. Defines "birth control," for the purposes of the regulation of medicine, as contraceptive methods that are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and provides that birth control shall not be considered abortion...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB1876IntroBoard for Barbers and Cosmetology; license by endorsement; Board for Barbers and Cosmetology; license by endorsement; issuance of licenses to spouses of military service members. Requires the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology (the Board) to issue a l...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2100IntroDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; natural gas automobile mechanics and technicians; removal of certification requirement. Removes the certification requirement for, and associated regulatory authority over, the occupation of nat...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2101IntroDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; deregulation of the practice of landscape architects, soil scientists, and waste management facility operators. Eliminates licensure requirements for landscape architects, soil scientists, and w...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2128IntroTelemedicine; physicians licensed in contiguous jurisdictions. Authorizes a person licensed to practice medicine or osteopathy who is in good standing with the applicable regulatory agency of a jurisdiction that is contiguous to the Commonwealth to p...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2346IntroIndustrial hemp. Expands the existing industrial hemp registration program to include a person growing or processing industrial hemp for any purpose. The bill expands the existing definition of "hemp product," redefines "industrial hemp" to include a...
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2019-02-05
To House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee
VAHB2334IntroDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; enforcement; authority of investigators. Provides that any complaint alleging an act or omission of a regulant that is within the jurisdiction of any regulatory board under the Department of Pro...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB1967IntroPhysicians; requirement of medical specialty board certification prohibited. Prohibits hospitals and other entities that employ or provide staff membership or professional privileges to individuals licensed to practice medicine in the Commonwealth, m...
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2116IntroDisposition of the remains of a decedent; right to control. Establishes a priority order for the right to control the disposition of the remains of a decedent; the location, manner, and condition of disposition; and the arrangements for funeral goods...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2176IntroDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; powers of Real Estate Board; active duty military spouses; license reciprocity. Requires the Real Estate Board to issue a real estate license to any applicant whose spouse is the subject of a mi...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2335IntroDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; training requirement for barbers and cosmetologists. Prohibits the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology from requiring, as a condition of licensure, an applicant for a license to practice barbering...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2353IntroDepartment of Professional and Occupational Regulation; natural gas automobile mechanics and technicians; removal of certification requirement. Removes the certification requirement for, and associated regulatory authority over, the occupation of nat...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2426IntroDispensing of controlled substances; advance disclosure of charge. Requires every person licensed to dispense controlled substances to provide to the patient for whom such controlled substance is dispensed, or to the patient's authorized representati...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2248IntroPractice of pharmacy; regulation by Board of Pharmacy. Practice of pharmacy; regulation by Board of Pharmacy. Provides that compounding of drugs provided to the Department of Corrections for the purpose of carrying out an execution by lethal injectio...
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2019-02-05
To House General Laws Committee
VAHB2245IntroProducts containing tetrahydrocannabinol; permits to process and dispense cannabidiol oil and THC-A oil. Clarifies that products containing a concentration of tetrahydrocannabinol that is no greater than that allowed by federal law does not constitut...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2596IntroMisbranded devices; menstrual products. Provides that certain menstrual products shall be deemed a misbranded device unless the packaging and labeling of the device indicates whether the product contains synthetic fibers, dioxin, or bisphenol A.
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2019-02-05
To House Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB2636IntroDispensing of certain controlled substances and devices; limited license. Authorizes the Board of Pharmacy to issue a limited license at a reduced fee to a prescriber in a nonprofit facility to dispense controlled substances and devices for contracep...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2803IntroPublic institutions of higher education; naloxone. Authorizes employees of a public institution of higher education who have completed a training program to possess and administer naloxone. The bill requires the governing board of each public institu...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2371IntroMarijuana; legalization of simple marijuana possession; penalty. Eliminates criminal penalties for possession of marijuana for persons who are 21 years of age or older. The bill also decriminalizes marijuana possession for persons under 21 years of a...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2373IntroMarijuana; legalization of simple marijuana possession; penalty. Eliminates criminal penalties for possession of marijuana for persons who are 21 years of age or older. The bill also decriminalizes marijuana possession for persons under 21 years of a...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VAHB2427IntroHealth care services; payment estimates. Requires hospitals and practitioners licensed by the Board of Medicine to provide a patient or the representative of a patient scheduled to receive a nonemergency procedure, test, or service to be performed by...
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2019-02-05
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions by voice vote
VAHB2458IntroEarly childhood care and education; licensing. Requires Early childhood care and education; licensing. Requires the Board of Education to establish a statewide unified public-private system for early childhood care and education in the Commonwealth t...
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2019-02-05
To House Appropriations Committee
VAHB2479IntroFirearm transfers; criminal history record information Firearm transfers; criminal history record information checks; penalty. Requires a background check for any firearm transfer and directs the Department of State Police (the Department) to establi...
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2019-02-05
To House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee
VAHB2713IntroDeath with Dignity Act; penalties. Allows an adult who Death with Dignity Act; penalties. Allows an adult who has been determined by an attending physician and consulting physician to be suffering from a terminal condition to request medication for t...
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2019-02-05
To House Courts of Justice Committee
VASB1057IntroIndustrial hemp; definition; exclusion from certain marijuana provisions. Includes in the definition of "industrial hemp" any compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the plant Cannabis sativa, its seeds, or its resin that ...
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2019-01-31
Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (11-Y 4-N)
VAHB1931IntroPractice of athletic training; definition. Amends the definition of "practice of athletic training" to make clear that the practice of athletic training includes the prevention, recognition, evaluation, and treatment of injuries or conditions related...
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2019-01-31
Stricken from docket by Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
VASB1361IntroCertificate of public need. Repeals the certificate of public need program.
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2019-01-31
Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (12-Y 2-N 1-A)
VASB1359IntroFacilities providing imaging services; shared savings; exemption from certificate of public need. Provides that a certificate of public need shall not be required for the addition of certain imaging services or for the addition by an existing facilit...
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2019-01-31
Stricken at request of Patron in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
VASB1441IntroVirginia Board for Court Reporters. Creates the Virginia Board for Court Reporters (the Board) as an independent board to regulate court reporting services in the state. Beginning July 1, 2020, no person may engage in or offer to engage in work as a ...
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2019-01-30
Stricken at the request of Patron in Courts of Justice (10-Y 0-N)
VAHB1910IntroDrug paraphernalia and controlled paraphernalia; fentanyl testing products. Clarifies that narcotic testing products used to determine whether a controlled substance contains fentanyl are not drug paraphernalia or controlled paraphernalia.
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2019-01-29
Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (20-Y 2-N)
VASB1124IntroTelemedicine; physicians licensed in contiguous jurisdictions. Authorizes a person licensed to practice medicine or osteopathy who is in good standing with the applicable regulatory agency of a jurisdiction that is contiguous to the Commonwealth to p...
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2019-01-24
Incorporated by Education and Health
VASB1478IntroDisposition of the remains of a decedent; right to control. Establishes a priority order for the right to control the disposition of the remains of a decedent; the location, manner, and condition of disposition; and the arrangements for funeral goods...
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2019-01-24
Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
VASB1164IntroFirearm transfers; criminal history record information checks; penalty. Requires a background check for any firearm transfer and requires the Department of State Police to establish a process for transferors of firearms to obtain such a check from li...
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2019-01-21
Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (6-Y 9-N)
VASB1285IntroSchool attendance officer; motion for a rule to show cause; child in need of supervision. Authorizes a school attendance officer or local school division superintendent or his designee acting as an attendance officer to complete, sign, and file with ...
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2019-01-21
Stricken at the request of Patron in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
VASB1279IntroSchool attendance officer; motion for a rule to show cause; child in need of supervision. Authorizes a school attendance officer or local school division superintendent or his designee acting as an attendance officer to complete, sign, and file with ...
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2019-01-21
Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice with letter (15-Y 0-N)
VASB1313IntroEarly childhood care and education; licensing. Requires Early childhood care and education; licensing. Requires the Board of Education to establish a statewide unified public-private system for early childhood care and education in the Commonwealth t...
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2019-01-17
Incorporated by Education and Health
VASB1493IntroDeath certificates; medical certification; electronic filing. Requires the completed medical certification portion of a death certificate to be filed electronically with the State Registrar of Vital Records through the Electronic Death Registration S...
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2019-01-17
Incorporated by Education and Health
VASB1518IntroNon-opioid pharmacological therapy and non-pharmacological therapy. Requires the Board of Dentistry and the Board of Medicine to include in regulations for prescribing opioids for the treatment of chronic pain the development of a treatment plan for ...
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2019-01-17
Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
VASB1162IntroFirearm transfers; criminal history record information checks; age requirement; penalty. Provides that a person must be age 21 or older, or must have attained age 18 by July 1, 2019, to purchase a firearm. The bill requires a background check for any...
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2019-01-16
Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (9-Y 6-N)
VASB1454IntroFirearm transfers; criminal history record information Firearm transfers; criminal history record information checks; penalty. Requires a background check for any firearm transfer and directs the Department of State Police (the Department) to establi...
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2019-01-16
Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (6-Y 8-N)
VASB505IntroDoctorate of medical science; licensure and practice. Establishes requirements for licensure and practice as a doctorate of medical science. The bill provides that it is unlawful to practice as a doctorate of medical science unless licensed by the Bo...
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2018-11-30
To Senate Education and Health Committee
VASB370IntroDelivery of prescription drug orders. Provides that whenever any pharmacy delivers a prescription drug order for which refrigeration is required by mail, common carrier, or delivery service, when the drug order is not personally hand delivered direct...
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2018-11-30
To Senate Education and Health Committee
VASB639IntroHealth care shared savings; incentive programs. Requires health carriers to establish a comparable health care service incentive program under which savings are shared with a covered person who elects to receive a covered health care service from a l...
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2018-11-30
To Senate Finance Committee
VASB436IntroSchedule I drugs; classification for fentanyl derivatives. Adds to Schedule I of the Drug Control Act a classification for fentanyl derivatives.
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2018-11-30
To Senate Finance Committee
VASB973IntroTrack and Trace Program. Establishes the Track and Trace Program for the monitoring of the movement of controlled substances.
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2018-11-30
To Senate Education and Health Committee
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