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PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Abortion services; prohibited if physician does not have admitting privileges at nearby hospital. Amending  59.1-200. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 2352 (F))
Advance directives; increases agent’s powers. Amending  54.1-2984. (Patron-Moran, HB 2550 (F))
Advance directives; spouse or relative over 18 years of age may witness. Amending  54.1-2982 and 54.1-2984. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2584 (Chapter 186))
Advertising signage; allows certain historic buildings not currently operating as a pharmacy to display. Amending 54.1-3433. (Patron-Bell, HB 2260 (Chapter 97))
Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers and Landscape Architects, Board for; certain land surveyors exempt from licensure. Amending  54.1-402, 54.1-404 and 54.1-406. (Patron-Bryant, HB 2863 (Chapter 440); Mims, SB 1306 (Chapter 359))
Assault and battery; penalty when committed against a judge, clerk of court or attorney. Amending  18.2-57. (Patron-Alexander, HB 1796 (F))
Assisted living facilities; regulations and licensure requirements, report. Amending  2.2-703, 54.1-2503, 54.1-3005, 54.1-3007, 54.1-3100 through 54.1-3103, 54.1-3408, 63.2-1702, 63.2-1707, 63.2-1709, 63.2-1721, 63.2-1732, 63.2-1803 and 63.2-1805; adding  54.1-3041, 54.1-3042, 54.1-3043, 54.1-3103.1, 63.2-1709.1, 63.2-1709.2 and 63.2-1803.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2512 (Chapter 924); Hanger, SB 1183 (Chapter 610))
Assisted living facilities; requires administrators to be licensed. Amending  54.1-2503, 54.1-3100 through 54.1-3103, 63.2-1709 and 63.2-1803; adding  54.1-3103.1, 63.2-1709.1, 63.2-1709.2 and 63.2-1803.1. (Patron-Puller, SB 1187 (I) See SB1183)
Assisted living facilities; requires administrators to be licensed. Amending  54.1-2503, 54.1-3100 through 54.1-3103 and 63.2-1803; adding  54.1-3103.1. (Patron-BaCote, HB 2896 (I) See HB2512; Puller, SB 1185 (I) See SB1183)
Athletic trainers; allows administration of certain topical drugs. Amending  54.1-2901 and 54.1-3408. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2526 (Chapter 113))
Attorney fees and court costs; termination of action. Adding 8.01-382.1. (Patron-Frederick, HB 1538 (F))
Attorneys; clarifies and makes more specific provisions regarding receiverships therefor. Amending  2.2-1839, 54.1-3900.01 and 54.1-3936. (Patron-Moran, HB 2549 (Chapter 184); Mims, SB 831 (Chapter 212))
Barbers and Cosmetology, Board for; regulation of estheticians. Amending  54.1-700 through 54.1-703 and 54.1-704.1 through 54.1-706; adding  54.1-703.3. (Patron-Welch, HB 2510 (Chapter 829))
Barbers, cosmetologists or nail technicians; designation of shop or salon prior to issuance of license. Amending  54.1-703; adding  54.1-703.01. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 624 (CD))
Business, professional and occupational license (BPOL) tax; exemption for newspapers, magazines, etc. Amending  58.1-3703. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 2190 (I) See HB2000)
Business, professional and occupational license (BPOL) tax; exempts gross receipts received from real estate appraisal entities. Amending  58.1-3732.2. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2241 (F))
Business, professional and occupational license (BPOL) tax; gross receipts tax. Amending  4.1-233, 13.1-311, 13.1-341, 15.2-5814, 28.2-228, 38.2-4226, 38.2-4416, 38.2-4521, 46.2-1530, 46.2-1930, 46.2-1992.23, 46.2-2063, 46.2-2064, 46.2-2095, 46.2-2108.5, 54.1-605, 56-90.1, 57-63, 58.1-332, 58.1-1102, 58.1-1105, 58.1-2900, 58.1-2901, 58.1-2904, 58.1-2905, 58.1-3109, 58.1-3700, 58.1-3702, 58.1-3703, 58.1-3703.1, 58.1-3704, 58.1-3705, 58.1-3706, 58.1-3708 through 58.1-3712.1, 58.1-3713, 58.1-3713.4, 58.1-3714 through 58.1-3723, 58.1-3726 through 58.1-3732.1, 58.1-3732.2, 58.1-3732.3, 58.1-3732.4, 58.1-3733 through 58.1-3735, 58.1-3818.5, 58.1-3916, 58.1-3980, 58.1-3995, 58.1-4011, 59.1-283 and 59.1-393. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2000 (F))
Business, professional and occupational license (BPOL) tax; license fees, rates and requirements. Amending  58.1-3703 and 58.1-3706. (Patron-Shuler, HB 1504 (F))
Cemetery operators; violation of regulatory statutes with intent to defraud, penalty. Amending  54.1-2342. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1166 (Chapter 691))
Certified nurse aides; working conditions. Amending  32.1-353.4. (Patron-Miller, SB 1211 (F))
Certified public accountants; allowed to audit money held by clerks of court. Amending  8.01-600, 15.2-2511, 17.1-211 and 30-134. (Patron-Mims, SB 828 (F))
Child abuse or neglect; reporting requirements by ministers of religion. Amending  63.2-1509. (Patron-Howell, SB 862 (F))
Child support; judgments for support arrearages to include reasonable attorneys’ fees. Amending  16.1-278.18, 20-78.2 and 63.2-1960. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1988 (Chapter 880))
Clients’ Protection Fund; assessment on uninsured attorneys, exception. Amending  54.1-3913.1 and 54.1-3914. (Patron-Joannou, HB 2142 (F))
Commonwealth’s Attorneys, Study on; Report of State Crime Commission (HJR 225, 2004). (HD 43)
Condominium and Property Owners’ Association Acts; resale disclosures. Amending  54.1-2105.1, 55-79.97 and 55-512. (Patron-Suit, HB 443 (CD))
Conservators of the peace; includes attorneys for Commonwealth. Amending  19.2-12. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1666 (Chapter 372))
Consumer-directed and nurse-delegated medical care; Department of Medical Assistance Services to amend waiver programs authorized by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2125 (F))
Contractor Transaction Recovery Fund; increases maximum amount of a single claim against. Amending  54.1-1123. (Patron-Marsh, SB 916 (Chapter 252))
Contractors; certification, debarment procedures. Amending 2.2-4321; adding  2.2-4312.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 73 (CD))
Contractors, Board for; court-ordered restitution in cases of unlicensed activity. Amending  54.1-1115. (Patron-Wampler, SB 877 (F))
Contractors, Board for; increases limit for contractor license. Amending  54.1-1100, 54.1-1101, 54.1-1103, 54.1-1106 and 54.1-1108.1. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1090 (Chapter 348))
Contractors, Board for; water well systems provider licensure and certification. Amending  54.1-1128, 54.1-1129 and 54.1-1130; adding  54.1-1129.1. (Patron-Cox, HB 1921 (Chapter 792))
Contracts; payment and performance bonds required in private construction projects. Adding  11-4.1:1. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 147 (CD))
Controlled substances; additions and deletions to Schedule I and II lists. Amending  54.1-3446, 54.1-3448 and 54.1-3450. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2716 (Chapter 119))
Controlled substances; additions to Schedule I list. Amending 54.1-3446. (Patron-Shannon, HB 2088 (F))
Controlled substances; requires pedigree of normal distribution chain. Amending  54.1-3401; adding  54.1-3435.6 and 54.1-3435.7. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1036 (F))
Court Reporting, Board of; created, report. Adding  54.1-4500 through 54.1-4515. (Patron-Quayle, SB 1330 (F))
Court-appointed counsel; increase of compensation when defending certain cases. Amending  19.2-163. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 2814 (F))
Day spas; definition, wine and beer license for on-premises consumption. Amending  4.1-100, 4.1-206, 4.1-231 and 4.1-233. (Patron-Suit, HB 1822 (Chapter 911))
Dead human bodies; funeral service establishment, licensee or registered crematory immune from civil liability when disposing. Amending  32.1-288 and 54.1-2807. (Patron-Janis, HB 1683 (Chapter 905))
Death certificates; allows attorney, funeral director or funeral service licensee to obtain copy. Amending  32.1-272. (Patron-Alexander, HB 1727 (Chapter 448))
Dental amalgams containing mercury; regulations. Adding 54.1-2711.1. (Patron-Miller, SB 187 (CD))
Dental hygienists; Dental Association to update survey of nonemployed. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 322 (F))
Dentists and dental hygienists; licensure and continuing education requirements. Amending  54.1-2703, 54.1-2704, 54.1-2706, 54.1-2709, 54.1-2712, 54.1-2712.1, 54.1-2713, 54.1-2715, 54.1-2718, 54.1-2720, 54.1-2722, 54.1-2726, 54.1-2726.1, 54.1-2728 and 54.1-2729; repealing  54.1-2710 and 54.1-2723. (Patron-Bryant, HB 2368 (Chapter 587); Houck, SB 1127 (Chapter 505))
Dietitians; licensure. Amending  54.1-2731 and 54.1-2900; adding  54.1-2956.12 through 54.1-2956.16. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 455 (F))
Disabled parking license plates and placards; issuance by podiatrists and chiropractors. Amending  46.2-1240 and 46.2-1241. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1539 (Chapter 276))
Drug Control Act; definition of compounding. Amending  54.1-3401. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2043 (I) See HB2524)
Drug Control Act; definitions of compounding and dispense. Amending  54.1-3401. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2524 (Chapter 475))
Firearms; criminal history records check required to obtain from show vendor. Amending  54.1-4200; adding  18.2-308.2:4 and 54.1-4201.2. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1960 (F); Marsh, SB 807 (F))
Firearms show; notification to State Police and local law-enforcement. Amending  54.1-4201.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 2683 (Chapter 193))
Forensic Science, Department of, Forensic Science Board and Scientific Advisory Committee; created, report. Amending 2.2-1104, 2.2-2101, 2.2-3802, 4.1-352, 9.1-102, 9.1-501, 18.2-267, 18.2-268.1, 18.2-268.6, 18.2-268.7, 18.2-268.8, 18.2-268.9, 19.2-187, 19.2-187.01, 19.2-187.2, 19.2-188.1, 19.2-270.4:1, 19.2-310.2, 19.2-310.2:1, 19.2-310.3 through 19.2-310.7, 19.2-327.1, 19.2-327.3, 19.2-327.4, 19.2-386.23, 19.2-386.27, 19.2-387, 19.2-389.1, 46.2-341.25, 46.2-341.26:1, 46.2-341.26:6, 46.2-341.26:7, 46.2-341.26:9, 54.1-3404 and 54.1-3431; adding  9.1-1100 through 9.1-1113; repealing 9.1-117 through 9.1-125. (Patron-Albo, HB 2216 (Chapter 881); Stolle, SB 1153 (Chapter 868))
Funeral Directors and Embalmers, Board of; licensure, approval of resident trainees, exception. Amending  54.1-2813, 54.1-2816 and 54.1-2817. (Patron-Ware, O., HB 2598 (Chapter 477))
Funeral service establishments; changes in provisions. Amending 54.1-2807. (Patron-Alexander, HB 1554 (I) See HB1683)
Habeas corpus; attorney’s delayed appeal in criminal cases, petition limitations. Amending  8.01-654; adding  19.2-321.1 and 19.2-321.2. (Patron-Albo, HB 2628 (Chapter 836))
Habeas corpus; inadequacy of counsel allegation waives attorney-client privilege. Amending  8.01-654. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2829 (F))
Healing arts; practice by electronic mediums and out-of-state practitioners. Amending  54.1-2901 and 54.1-2903. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2005 (F))
Health care practitioners; immunity for making voluntary report regarding conduct or competency. Amending  54.1-2400.8. (Patron-Van Yahres, HB 2804 (Chapter 932))
Health care services, safety and quality of; information submitted by physicians. Amending  32.1-276.4 and 32.1-276.5. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2430 (Chapter 467))
Health insurance; claims paid to insureds for services rendered by non-participating physicians and osteopaths. Amending 2.2-2818; adding  38.2-3407.13:2. (Patron-Norment, SB 904 (Chapter 739))
Health maintenance organizations; coverage for chiropractors. Amending  38.2-4312. (Patron-Black, HB 195 (CD))
Health professionals; unprofessional conduct. Amending 54.1-2912, 54.1-2914, 54.1-2915 and 54.1-2951.3; repealing 54.1-2916. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 1939 (Chapter 163))
Hearing aids; practice of fitting or dealing. Amending  54.1-1500 and 54.1-1504. (Patron-Sickles, HB 2711 (Chapter 599))
Holistic health care; joint subcommittee to study mechanisms to promote collaborative arrangements between primary care physicians and oral health professionals. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 317 (F))
Income tax, state; credit for certain health care practitioners providing indigent care. Adding  58.1-339.11. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 284 (CD); Cosgrove, HB 1512 (F); Potts, SB 1263 (F))
Juveniles; representation by attorney may not be waived if charge would be a felony if committed by adult. Amending  16.1-266. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 2670 (Chapter 427))
Legal aid societies; contributions. Amending  54.1-3916. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1173 (CD))
License plates, special; abolishes issuance to various civic, fraternal organizations and occupations due to expired authorizations. Amending  46.2-746.7 and 46.2-746.9; repealing  46.2-746.2:2.2, 46.2-746.2:5, 46.2-746.4:01, 46.2-746.8:2, 46.2-749.28:2, 46.2-749.30:1, 46.2-749.30:2, 46.2-749.36:1, 46.2-749.43:1, 46.2-749.44, 46.2-749.49, 46.2-749.50 through 46.2-749.53, 46.2-749.55, 46.2-749.56, 46.2-749.57, 46.2-749.59, 46.2-749.63, 46.2-749.64, 46.2-749.65, 46.2-749.67, 46.2-749.70, 46.2-749.71, 46.2-749.72, 46.2-749.74 through 46.2-749.77, 46.2-749.79, 46.2-749.82, 46.2-749.83, 46.2-749.98:1, 46.2-749.101, 46.2-749.104, 46.2-749.106, 46.2-749.107, 46.2-749.109, 46.2-749.113, 46.2-749.114, 46.2-749.116 and 46.2-749.117. (Patron-Landes, HB 1749 (Chapter 908))
Malpractice settlements; disclosure of certain via Physician Information Project. Amending  54.1-2909 and 54.1-2910.1. (Patron-Marrs, HB 2205 (F))
Managed care health insurance plans; excludes dental service plans. Amending  32.1-137.1, 38.2-4214, 38.2-4319, 38.2-4509 and 38.2-5800. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 222 (CD))
Marriage and family therapists; included in certain Code sections that list other mental health professionals. Amending 8.01-400.2, 16.1-356, 16.1-361 and 60.2-219. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2503 (Chapter 110))
Martial arts; definition. Amending  54.1-828. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1732 (Chapter 287))
Medical malpractice liability insurance program; to be established for physicians practicing in rural areas. Amending  2.2-1839; adding  2.2-1839.2. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2485 (F))
Medical or health services to minors; notification to parents. Amending  54.1-2969. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1662 (F))
Medical records; charge for copies distinguished between patient request and subpoenaed records. Amending  8.01-413, 32.1-127.1:03 and 54.1-111. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2515 (Chapter 642); Mims, SB 1203 (Chapter 697))
Medical treatment options; physician disclosure. Amending 54.1-2963.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2042 (F))
Midwifery; licensure. Adding  54.1-2957.7 through 54.1-2957.13. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2038 (Chapter 917); Quayle, SB 1259 (Chapter 719))
Naturopathy; definition, licensure, advisory board established. Amending  54.1-2900; adding  54.1-2956.12, 54.1-2956.13 and 54.1-2956.14. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2488 (F))
Nonresident contractor; procedures for withholding taxes. Adding 58.1-487.01 through 58.1-487.06. (Patron-Parrish, HB 2065 (F))
Nonresident pharmacies; registration thereof. Amending 54.1-3434.1 through 54.1-3434.4. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2538 (Chapter 115))
Nurse aides; nonprofit organization to provide on-site training, etc., to promote quality care in nursing facilities. Amending 32.1-353.4. (Patron-Miller, SB 744 (F))
Nurse Licensure Compact; changes in provisions. Amending 8.01-581.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 2833 (Chapter 482))
Nurse practitioners; continued competency, instruction relating to prevention, symptoms and diagnosis of certain communicable diseases. Amending  54.1-2957.01. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1415 (CD))
Nurses; delegation of certain tasks, use of attendant care services. Amending  54.1-3000 and 54.1-3005; adding 54.1-3041 and 54.1-3042. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1440 (CD))
Nurses; expediting certain applications of licensure or certification. Amending  54.1-3005. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 1606 (Chapter 54))
Obstetrical and pediatric care; pilot programs in underserved areas, report. Amending  54.1-2901 and 54.1-2957.01; adding 32.1-11.5. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2656 (Chapter 926))
Occupational therapy; licensure exemption for persons employed or contracted to provide life skills training to persons with disabilities. Amending  54.1-2901. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2402 (F))
Optometrists; classification of practicing in a commercial or mercantile establishment. Amending  54.1-3205. (Patron-Reid, HB 160 (Chapter 720); Quayle, SB 272 (Chapter 711))
Optometrists; treatment of narrow angle glaucoma. Amending 54.1-3200 and 54.1-3222. (Patron-Mims, SB 829 (F))
Optometry; practice in commercial establishments. Amending 54.1-3205, 54.1-3205.1 and 54.1-3215. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2518 (F))
Oral health care professionals; Dental Association encouraged to continue online job bank therefor. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 321 (F))
Patient information; prohibits lawyers from obtaining information from practitioner’s employers, etc. Amending  8.01-399. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1709 (F))
Pet shops; annual inspection thereof by State Veterinarian or his representative. Adding  3.1-796.67:3 and 3.1-796.67:4. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2859 (F))
Pharmacists; allows compounding under certain conditions, requirements. Amending  54.1-3410.2. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2857 (Chapter 200))
Pharmacy, Board of; requires executive director to be a pharmacist. Amending  54.1-3305. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1865 (Chapter 70))
Pharmacy interns; provisions. Amending  54.1-3320. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2242 (Chapter 403))
Physician assistants; authority to sign various forms and provide treatment to certain. Amending  2.2-2818, 32.1-46, 32.1-50, 32.1-60, 32.1-138, 32.1-325, 45.1-161.70, 45.1-161.292:43, 46.2-208, 46.2-322, 53.1-22, 54.1-3812, 59.1-297, 59.1-298, 59.1-310.4 and 63.2-1808; adding  54.1-2951.4. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2543 (F))
Physician assistants; provisions for practicing in hospital emergency departments. Amending  54.1-2952. (Patron-Edwards, SB 716 (Chapter 662))
Physician Assistants, Prescriptive Authority of; Report of Joint Commission on Health Care (Chapter 465, 2001 Acts). (HD 29)
Physicians; eliminating immunity for failure to review and respond to report or result of test. Amending  8.01-581.18. (Patron-Reese, HB 2161 (F))
Podiatric surgery; changes in provisions. Amending  54.1-2939. (Patron-Dudley, HB 602 (CD))
Practitioner Self-Referral Act; exemptions. Amending  54.1-2411 and 54.1-2413. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2237 (Chapter 402))
Practitioners; competency evaluations. Adding  54.1-2912.3. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 1940 (I) See HB2659)
Practitioners; information provided to patients. Adding 54.1-2910.01. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2431 (Chapter 468))
Pregnant women; American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, et al, to promote among their members use of nationally recognized and evidence-based practice guidelines on care thereof. (Patron-Pollard, HJR 716 (F))
Prescription drugs; increases penalty for counterfeiting. Amending  18.2-247, 54.1-3457 and 54.1-3458. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1178 (F))
Prescription Monitoring Program; includes reporting by out-of-state dispensers and prescribers licensed in other states. Amending 54.1-2519, 54.1-2520, 54.1-2523 and 54.1-3434.1; adding 54.1-2523.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2044 (F))
Prescription Monitoring Program; includes reporting by out-of-state dispensers and prescribers licensed in other states. Amending 54.1-2519, 54.1-2520, 54.1-2523 and 54.1-3434.1; adding 54.1-2523.1; repealing fourth and fifth enactments of Chapter 481, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2429 (Chapter 637); Wampler, SB 1098 (Chapter 678))
Procurement Act, Public; preference for contractor firms. Amending  2.2-4324. (Patron-Amundson, HB 2151 (Chapter 894))
Professions and occupations; availability of examinations in languages other than English. Adding  54.1-308.2. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1850 (F))
Professions and occupations; penalty when engaging in unlicensed activity. Amending  54.1-111. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2123 (Chapter 398))
Public health emergency; includes veterinarians in contact information. Amending  54.1-2506.1. (Patron-Shuler, HB 1607 (Chapter 55))
Real Estate Board; issuance of cease and desist orders for unlicensed activity. Adding  54.1-2105.2. (Patron-McDougle, HB 2843 (Chapter 437))
Regulatory boards within Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; powers and duties. Amending 54.1-201, 54.1-202, 54.1-306 and 54.1-307.1. (Patron-Shannon, HB 1932 (Chapter 383))
Religious references; removes certain from Code, and redefines church and minister. Amending  2.2-4343.1, 4.1-207, 4.1-222, 4.1-309, 8.01-220.1:3, 8.01-225.1, 8.01-327.2, 8.01-581.1, 9.1-914, 15.2-820, 15.2-4901, 15.2-4902, 16.1-228, 18.2-207, 18.2-280, 18.2-282, 18.2-308.1, 18.2-369, 18.2-371.1, 18.2-423.1, 19.2-389, 20-23, 20-26, 22.1-7, 22.1-180, 22.1-212.5, 22.1-212.8, 22.1-216, 22.1-218, 22.1-220, 22.1-271.1, 22.1-291.3, 22.1-296.3, 23-30.41, 32.1-128, 32.1-162.2, 32.1-276.3, 36-96.2, 38.2-2115, 38.2-2213, 46.2-100, 46.2-917, 46.2-918, 54.1-3482, 54.1-3501, 54.1-3601, 54.1-3701, 56-236.1 and 63.2-100; adding  1-13.3:2 and 1-13.12:1. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 2673 (F))
Resident engineers for VDOT; replaces references thereto in Code with representatives of Department of Transportation. Amending  33.1-70.01, 33.1-75.1, 33.1-198, 46.2-1104 and 58.1-3713. (Patron-Stump, HB 2578 (Chapter 645))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain contractors. Amending  58.1-609.3. (Patron-Blevins, SB 917 (F))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain contractors. Amending  58.1-610. (Patron-Shannon, HB 720 (CD); Hugo, HB 1375 (CD); Parrish, HB 1839 (F); Hugo, HB 2092 (F))
Risk Management Plans for Physicians and Hospitals, Joint Subcommittee Studying; continued. (Patron-Athey, HJR 704 (P); Newman, SJR 394 (P))
Servicemembers Civil Relief Act; attorneys’ fees. Amending 8.01-15.2 and 8.01-428. (Patron-Janis, HB 1757 (Chapter 909))
Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry; licensed professionals to give notice of their registration to customers, clients or patients, penalty. Adding  9.1-914.1. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2463 (F))
Shaken baby syndrome; requires nurse midwives, licensed midwives and hospitals to provide information to maternity patient, father of infant, etc. Amending  32.1-134.01. (Patron-Wampler, SB 1296 (Chapter 518))
Standards of Quality; requires employment of speech-language pathologists. Amending  22.1-253.13:2. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1766 (F); Potts, SB 958 (F))
Unemployment compensation; independent contractor determination. Amending  60.2-212. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1047 (Chapter 892))
Vehicle towing and recovery industry; joint subcommittee to study regulation by Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation. (Patron-Bland, HJR 746 (F); O’Brien, SJR 330 (P))
Veterinary assistants; regulations. Adding  54.1-3805.3. (Patron-Ward, HB 2783 (F))
Virginia State Bar; membership lists not applicable to Freedom of Information Act. Amending  54.1-3918. (Patron-Hurt, HB 761 (CD))
Wholesale drug distributors; regulations. Amending  54.1-3307. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1326 (Chapter 777))
Wildlife mounts; allows licensed auctioneer or licensed auction firm to sell those that have undergone taxidermy process. Amending  29.1-521 and 29.1-553. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2155 (Chapter 170))
Witness summons; payment of costs and expenses to physicians. Amending  8.01-407. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 495 (CD))
2005 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 06/23/05