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(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Adoption; birth parents encouraged to share physical and mental history. Amending  63.2-1208. (Patron-Bell, HB 2009 (Chapter 502))
Adoption; parental placement. Amending  63.2-1225. (Patron-Albo, HB 1514 (Chapter 779))
Adoption; recognition of foreign decrees. Amending  32.1-261 and 63.2-1220. (Patron-Cline, HB 2233 (Chapter 985))
Adoption; requirements. Amending  63.2-903, 63.2-1202, 63.2-1222 and 63.2-1233. (Patron-Newman, SB 1214 (F))
Caregivers; study on prevalence, socio-economic foundations for, and monetary and regional impact of misuse of funds thereby. (Patron-Nutter, HJR 78 (CD))
Caregivers Grant; increased. Amending  63.2-2201. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1703 (F))
Child abuse or neglect; compensation of court-appointed counsel. Amending  16.1-267. (Patron-Watts, HB 672 (CD))
Child abuse or neglect; emergency removal of child. Amending 16.1-251 and 63.2-1517. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2188 (Chapter 508))
Child abuse or neglect; reporting requirements by ministers of religion. Amending  63.2-1509. (Patron-Black, HB 1489 (I) See HB1740; Byron, HB 1740 (F); Marshall, R.G., HB 2372 (I) See HB1740; O’Brien, SB 745 (I) See SB1011; Howell, SB 1011 (F))
Child abuse or neglect; reporting requirements by ministers of religion. Amending  8.01-400, 19.2-271.3 and 63.2-1509. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1800 (I) See HB1740)
Child in need of services; definition. Amending  16.1-228. (Patron-Black, HB 1520 (Chapter 538); Mims, SB 991 (Chapter 547))
Child protective services; appeals. Amending  63.2-1526. (Patron-Bell, HB 2010 (F))
Child protective services; investigation procedures. Amending 63.2-1505. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 1346 (F))
Child protective services; investigation procedures. Amending 63.2-1505 and 63.2-1526; adding  63.2-1516.1. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2289 (F); Blevins, SB 1042 (F))
Child protective services; investigation procedures when school employee subject of complaint. Amending  63.2-1511; adding 63.2-1516.1. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2288 (Chapter 986); Blevins, SB 1043 (Chapter 1013))
Child protective services; retention of records. Amending 63.2-1514. (Patron-Ticer, SB 1306 (Chapter 634))
Child protective services; standard of proof. Amending  63.2-1501 and 63.2-1505. (Patron-Sears, HB 2831 (F))
Child support; enforcement, lien for support on personal injury and wrongful death awards, publication of delinquent parent list. Amending  16.1-278.16, 34-28.1, 63.2-1902, 63.2-1927 and 63.2-1929; adding  63.2-1940.1. (Patron-Oder, HB 2405 (Chapter 929); Newman, SB 1206 (Chapter 942))
Child support income withholding; service of process. Amending 63.2-1923, 63.2-1924, 63.2-1925 and 63.2-1930. (Patron-Ticer, SB 1157 (Chapter 469))
Court-appointed counsel for indigent defendants; Supreme Court of Virginia to maintain certain information in voucher database system. (Patron-Norment, SB 294 (CD))
Disadvantaged Persons, Economic and Employment Improvement Program for; Report on (Chapter 808, 1998 Acts and  63.1-133.58 (B) of Code of Virginia). (SD 4)
Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS) Plan; eligibility for medically indigent children. Amending 32.1-351. (Patron-Brink, HB 2594 (Chapter 521))
Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS) Plan; to include medically indigent children. Amending  32.1-325 and 32.1-351. (Patron-Brink, HB 2597 (F))
Foster and adoptive homes; uniform standards for approval. Adding 63.2-903.1. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1669 (F))
Foster care; development of transition services for older children. Amending  63.2-905. (Patron-Christian, HB 2820 (F))
Foster care; study on payment rates. (Patron-Darner, HJR 564 (F))
Foster care system; study. (Patron-Hanger, SJR 60 (CD))
Guardianship for children; pilot subsidy program for relative caregivers. Adding  63.2-913. (Patron-Christian, HB 2549 (F); Miller, Y.B., SB 749 (F))
Guardianship for children; subsidy for relative caregivers. Adding  63.1-206.2. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 36 (CD))
Guardianship for children; subsidy for relative caregivers. Adding  63.2-913. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 728 (F))
Health professionals; donation of services. Amending  63.2-2004. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1764 (Chapter 186))
Home and Community-Based Services Waiver Program; study. (Patron-Puller, SJR 127 (CD))
Human Services Information and Referral Advisory Council and its Technical Assistance Committee; abolished. Amending  63.2-226 and 63.2-227; repealing  63.2-223, 63.2-224, 63.2-225 and 63.2-228. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2187 (Chapter 75); Martin, SB 803 (Chapter 54))
Indigent; immunity of physician liability for uncompensated care thereto. Amending  8.01-225. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1705 (F))
Indigent Defense Commission; Interim Report of (HJR 94 and SJR 43, 2002). (SD 11)
Indigent health care; funding for academic medical centers. Amending  2.2-1504. (Patron-Morgan, HB 103 (CD))
Kinship care program, formal; study of formulation. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SJR 304 (F))
Low Income Energy Assistance Programs, Effectiveness of; Report on ( 63.2-805 of Code of Virginia). (HD 6)
Medicaid Buy-In Opportunity for Virginians with Disabilities; Report on (HJR 219 and SJR 128, 2002). (SD 8)
Medical assistance services; authorizes administrative hold days of nursing facility beds during inpatient hospitalization of recipient. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Byrne, SB 926 (F))
Medical assistance services; coverage for certain preventive and rehabilitative services. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Christian, HB 1105 (CD); Christian, HB 2593 (F))
Medical assistance services; coverage for circumcision. Amending 32.1-325. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1596 (F); Quayle, SB 899 (F))
Medical assistance services; eligibility for medically indigent children. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Brink, HB 2595 (F))
Medical assistance services; includes consumer-directed care. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Newman, SB 1216 (I) See SB1008)
Medical assistance services; includes consumer-directed care waiver. (Patron-Potts, SB 1008 (Chapter 460))
Medical assistance services; Medicaid prior authorization of drugs. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Ruff, SB 658 (CD))
Medical assistance services; reimbursement to registered nurses performing infusion services. Amending  32.1-325, 54.1-2901 and 54.1-3005. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 757 (F))
Medical assistance services; revision of payment methodology for nursing facility reimbursement. Amending  32.1-325. (Patron-Keister, HB 1181 (CD); Reynolds, SB 73 (CD); Reynolds, SB 731 (F))
Prescription Drug Assistance; Report on (HJR 90, 2002). (HD 32)
Prescription Drug Payment Assistance Program; created, annual report on effectiveness. Adding  32.1-366 through 32.1-372. (Patron-Morgan, HB 104 (CD); Hull, HB 1201 (CD); Christian, HB 1319 (CD); Christian, HB 2592 (F); Deeds, SB 785 (F))
Social services; auxiliary grants program. Amending  63.1-25.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 42 (CD))
Social Services, Consolidation of Local Departments of; Report on (Item 352E2, Chapter 1042, 2003 Acts). (HD 40)
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); exemptions from work requirement. Amending  63.2-609. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2469 (F))
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF); benefits not denied because of drug-related felonies. Adding  63.2-607.1. (Patron-Maxwell, SB 1063 (F))
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF); child care for recipients engaged in employment and education. Amending 63.2-611; adding  63.2-621. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 727 (F))
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF); child care for recipients engaged in employment or education. Amending 63.1-133.46; adding  63.1-105.10. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 109 (CD))
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF); child support to be disregarded in calculation of assistance. Adding  63.1-110.2. (Patron-Watts, HB 766 (CD))
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF); use of child care subsidies. Amending  63.1-133.46. (Patron-Ticer, SB 129 (CD))
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF); use of child care subsidies. Amending  63.2-611. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 907 (F))
Victims of crime; rights of foster parents. Amending  19.2-11.01. (Patron-Moran, HB 2379 (Chapter 764); Ticer, SB 1162 (Chapter 751))
Welfare; elimination of Advisory Board on Medicare and Medicaid, and Economic and Employment Improvement Program for Disadvantaged Persons. Amending  63.2-608; repealing 32.1-328, 63.2-700, 63.2-701 and 63.2-702. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2380 (Chapter 428))
Welfare (Title 63.2); technical corrections. Amending  63.2-100, 63.2-213, 63.2-224, 63.2-608, 63.2-702, 63.2-1205, 63.2-1206, 63.2-1715, 63.2-1717, 63.2-1719, 63.2-1724, 63.2-1738, 63.2-1802, 63.2-1803 and 63.2-1902; adding  63.2-1304 and 63.2-1602.1; repealing  20-87.1. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1101 (Chapter 467))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04