|Introduced in House||Passed House||Introduced in Senate||Passed Senate||Became Law|
Sexual assault nurse examiners; place of practice.
Requires every hospital to report quarterly to the Department of Health information regarding the number of certified sexual assault nurse examiners employed by the hospital and the location, including street address, and contact information for the location at which each certified sexual assault nurse examiner provides services. The bill also requires the Department of Health to make information regarding the availability of certified sexual assault nurse examiners in the Commonwealth, including the name of each hospital at which a certified sexual assault nurse examiner is employed, the location, including street address, of such hospital, and the contact information for such hospital, available on the Department's website.
|01/07/2020||House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103533D||Open|
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding in Article 3 of Chapter 1 of Title 32.1 a section numbered 32.1-23.2 as follows:
� 32.1-23.2. Sexual assault nurse examiner information.
A. The Department shall develop and make available on a website maintained by the Department information about the availability of certified sexual assault nurse examiners in the Commonwealth. Such information shall include the name of the hospital at which a certified sexual assault nurse examiner is employed; the location, including street address, of the hospital; and the contact information for the hospital. A link to the information shall be prominently displayed on the Departments website, and such information shall be made available in a format that is easily accessible to and navigable by members of the public.
B. Every hospital licensed by the Department shall quarterly report to the Department, in a form and by such date as shall be designated by the Department, the total number of certified sexual assault nurse practitioners employed by the hospital and the location, including street address, and contact information for each location at which such certified sexual assault nurse practitioner provides services.
|Charles D. Poindexter||R-Richmond||Sponsor|
|Joseph P. McNamara||R-Richmond||Cosponsor|
|John J. McGuire||R-Richmond||Cosponsor|
|01/30/2020||House||House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 1-N)|
|01/30/2020||House||House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations|
|01/30/2020||House||House: Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources|
|01/28/2020||House||House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)|
|01/28/2020||House||House: Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations|
|01/17/2020||House||House: Assigned HWI sub: Health|
|01/07/2020||House||House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103533D|
|01/07/2020||House||House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions|