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MENTAL HEALTH, MENTAL RETARDATION, AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over to 2009 Session


Absentee ballot applications; address given shall be where person is located while confined due to illness or disability. Amending  24.2-701. (Patron-Hall, HB 1262 (Chapter 386))
Advance directives; mental health directives follows same procedures as for medical. Amending  54.1-2983 and 54.1-2984. (Patron-Bell, HB 1004 (C); Whipple, SB 47 (F))
Assisted outpatient treatment program; established for severely mentally ill. Amending  37.2-505, 37.2-802, 37.2-809, 37.2-817, 37.2-820, and 37.2-821; adding  37.2-828.10 through 37.2-828.17. (Patron-Marsh, SB 177 (C))
Autism services; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study. (Patron-Valentine, HJR 105 (P))
Central Criminal Records Exchange; clarifies orders for involuntary inpatient and outpatient mental health treatment forwarded by clerk of court thereto. Amending  18.2-308.1:1, 18.2-308.1:3, 19.2-169.1, 19.2-390, and 37.2-819. (Patron-Smith, SB 731 (I) See SB216)
Central Criminal Records Exchange; clarifies orders for involuntary inpatient and outpatient mental health treatment forwarded by clerk of court thereto. Amending  18.2-308.1:3 and 37.2-819. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1475 (I) See HB815)
Central Criminal Records Exchange; prohibits a person who is subject of temporary detention order and agrees to admission to a mental health facility from purchasing or possessing a firearm. Amending  18.2-308.1:3 and 37.2-819. (Patron-Marsden, HB 1517 (I) See HB815)
Commitment hearing; community services board representative, examiner, and treating physician to attend. Amending 37.2-817. (Patron-Bell, HB 560 (Chapter 780))
Commitment hearing; independent examiner or community services board member to attend. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Hurt, SB 769 (I) See SB246)
Community services board; adds crisis stabilization, outpatient, etc. to list of core services. Amending  37.2-500. (Patron-Howell, SB 64 (F))
Community services board; requires employee that prepared preadmission screening report to attend involuntary commitment hearing. Amending  37.2-505 and 37.2-816. (Patron-Howell, SB 59 (F); Cuccinelli, SB 75 (I) See SB246; Edwards, SB 139 (I) See SB246)
Community services board employees; legal fees and expenses. Adding  37.2-503.1. (Patron-Iaquinto, HB 948 (F))
Comprehensive Services Act; Executive Council to oversee development and implementation of uniform data collection and performance measures. Amending  2.2-2648, 2.2-2649, 2.2-5206, 2.2-5210, 37.2-308, and 63.2-226. (Patron-Hanger, SB 483 (Chapter 277))
Crisis intervention team pilot programs; established for persons with mental illness, report. Amending  9.1-102; adding 9.1-187 through 9.1-190. (Patron-Edwards, SB 16 (C))
Custody and visitation cases; admissibility of mental health care records. Repealing  20-124.3:1. (Patron-Quayle, SB 330 (Chapter 809); Cuccinelli, SB 331 (I) See SB330)
Emergency custody; who may accept custody. Amending  37.2-808. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 401 (Chapter 775); Howell, SB 66 (I) See SB81; Cuccinelli, SB 81 (Chapter 202))
Emergency custody or temporary detention order; payment of cost of transportation. Amending  37.2-808 and 37.2-810. (Patron-Tata, HB 765 (F))
Emergency custody order; renewal. Amending  37.2-808. (Patron-Howell, SB 58 (F); Cuccinelli, SB 101 (I) See SB246)
Emergency custody order and temporary detention order hearings; evidence. Amending  37.2-808 and 37.2-809. (Patron-Bell, HB 1006 (F))
Emergency custody orders; extension of time. Amending  37.2-808. (Patron-Marsden, HB 583 (Chapter 784))
Emergency custody orders; magistrate may designate police department or sheriff to execute. Amending  37.2-808 and 37.2-810. (Patron-Ware, O., HB 173 (F))
Emergency custody orders, temporary detention orders, and involuntary commitment; changes criteria. Amending 19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, 19.2-177.1, 37.2-808, 37.2-809, 37.2-813, 37.2-815, 37.2-816, 37.2-817, and 53.1-40.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 559 (Chapter 779); Amundson, HB 1059 (I) See HB559; Cuccinelli, SB 129 (I) See SB246; Edwards, SB 144 (I) See SB246)
Emergency custody orders, temporary detention orders, etc.; eliminates and adds certain requirements. Amending  37.2-808, 37.2-809, 37.2-810, and 37.2-817. (Patron-Deeds, SB 273 (I) See SB246)
Family life education; adds mental health education and awareness to list of topics to be covered. Amending  22.1-207.1. (Patron-Ticer, SB 640 (Chapter 417))
Firearms; answering mental health questions on consent form required when purchasing, possessing, or transporting. Amending  18.2-308.1:1 and 18.2-308.2:2. (Patron-McDougle, SB 226 (Chapter 869))
Firearms; misdemeanor to possess, etc. if mentally incompetent. Amending  18.2-308.1:2 and 37.2-819. (Patron-Moran, HB 835 (I) See HB815)
Firearms; person legally incompetent, etc. prohibited from purchasing, possessing, or transporting. Amending 18.2-308.1:1 and 18.2-308.2:2. (Patron-Janis, HB 709 (Chapter 854))
Group homes and residential facilities for children; regulations for licensure of educational programs offered. Amending 22.1-323.2, 37.2-408, 63.2-1737, and 66-24; adding 37.2-408.1. (Patron-Hanger, SB 472 (Chapter 873))
Higher educational institutions; mental health record release authorization when enrolling. Amending  23-276.5; adding 23-2.2:2. (Patron-Peace, HB 752 (C))
Higher educational institutions; notification to parent of mental health treatment for student. Amending  23-9.2:3. (Patron-Bell, HB 1005 (Chapter 441); Fralin, HB 1251 (I) See HB1005)
Independent examinations; training of persons conducting. Amending  37.2-815; adding  37.2-314.1. (Patron-Edwards, SB 140 (I) See SB246)
Independent examiner; records to be reviewed. Amending  37.2-815. (Patron-Caputo, HB 737 (I) See HB1144; Cuccinelli, SB 79 (I) See SB246)
Independent examiners; dismissal of involuntary commitment petitions. Amending  37.2-815. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 333 (F))
Independent examiner’s report; admissibility of written certification. Amending  37.2-815. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 103 (I) See SB246)
Inmates; emergency psychiatric treatment. Amending  19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, and 19.2-177.1. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1237 (I) See HB559; Cuccinelli, SB 275 (C); McEachin, SB 440 (C))
Insanity plea; time period for notice. Amending  19.2-168. (Patron-Iaquinto, HB 952 (Chapter 372))
Involuntary admission; court determines petitioner is indigent, court shall appoint competent counsel licensed by State. Amending  37.2-814. (Patron-Albo, HB 267 (F))
Involuntary commitment; consideration of preadmission screening report. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Fralin, HB 1139 (I) See HB1144)
Involuntary commitment; criteria. Amending  19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, 19.2-177.1, 37.2-808, 37.2-809, 37.2-813, 37.2-815, 37.2-816, 37.2-817, and 53.1-40.2. (Patron-Howell, SB 60 (F))
Involuntary commitment; criteria for determining outpatient treatment. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 106 (F))
Involuntary commitment; electronic examination by independent examiner. Amending  37.2-815. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 80 (I) See SB246)
Involuntary commitment; establishes new standards for outpatient commitment. Amending  16.1-337, 19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, 19.2-177.1, 32.1-127.1:03, 37.2-800, 37.2-808, 37.2-809, 37.2-813 through 37.2-817, 37.2-818, 37.2-821, and 53.1-40.2; adding  37.2-804.2 and 37.2-817.1 through 37.2-817.4. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 499 (Chapter 850); Howell, SB 246 (Chapter 870))
Involuntary commitment; independent examination. Amending 32.1-127.1:03 and 37.2-815. (Patron-Edwards, SB 217 (I) See SB246)
Involuntary commitment; time frame for examination of person by independent examiner. Amending  37.2-815. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 78 (I) See SB246)
Involuntary commitment hearings; accessibility of results by colleges and universities. Amending  37.2-819. (Patron-Peace, HB 751 (C))
Involuntary commitment hearings; confidentiality of records. Amending  37.2-818. (Patron-Lucas, SB 96 (I) See SB246)
Involuntary commitment hearings; person shall be held in custody until released to secure facility. Amending  37.2-809. (Patron-Janis, HB 707 (Chapter 728))
Involuntary commitment hearings; petitioner right to appeal. Amending  37.2-821. (Patron-Gilbert, HB 938 (F))
Involuntary commitment hearings; recordings. Amending  37.2-818. (Patron-Edwards, SB 142 (Chapter 806))
Involuntary commitment hearings; third-year law students may represent petitioner. Amending  54.1-3900. (Patron-Caputo, HB 735 (C); Cuccinelli, SB 86 (F))
Involuntary commitment order; person detained may petition court to transfer to outpatient treatment. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Gilbert, HB 939 (F); Cuccinelli, SB 274 (C))
Involuntary mental health treatment; orders forwarded to Central Criminal Records Exchange, prohibition from purchasing, etc. firearms. Amending  18.2-308.1:1, 18.2-308.1:3, 19.2-169.1, 19.2-390, and 37.2-819. (Patron-Griffith, HB 657 (I) See HB815)
Involuntary mental health treatment; orders forwarded to Central Criminal Records Exchange, prohibition from purchasing, etc. firearms. Amending  18.2-308.1:3 and 37.2-819. (Patron-Mathieson, HB 535 (I) See HB815; Caputo, HB 741 (I) See HB815; Scott, J.M., HB 1054 (I) See HB815; McDougle, SB 231 (I) See SB216)
Involuntary mental health treatment; possession of firearms. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Deeds, SB 255 (F))
Involuntary outpatient commitment; five day review of compliance. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Fralin, HB 256 (F))
Involuntary outpatient treatment; court to determine treatment of orders. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Toscano, HB 1322 (I) See HB499)
Involuntary outpatient treatment; disclosure of medical information. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Gilbert, HB 937 (F))
Jails, local and regional; joint subcommittee to study mental health services. (Patron-Tyler, HJR 215 (F))
Magistrates; reforms system by transferring appointment and supervisory responsibilities. Amending  3.1-383, 3.1-796.93:1, 3.1-796.116, 3.1-796.126:10, 8.01-126, 8.01-537, 8.01-540, 15.2-1704, 15.2-1710, 16.1-135, 19.2-5, 19.2-34 through 19.2-39, 19.2-43, 19.2-44, 19.2-45, 19.2-46, 19.2-46.1, 19.2-48, 19.2-48.1, 19.2-77, 19.2-81.3, 19.2-119, 19.2-152.4:3, 20-70, 20-84, 27-32, 27-32.1, 27-32.2, 27-37.1, 37.2-808, 37.2-809, 37.2-1103, 37.2-1104, 43-29, 46.2-104, 49-6, 55-205, 55-230, 59.1-98, and 59.1-106; repealing  19.2-30 and 19.2-41. (Patron-Putney, HB 903 (Chapter 551); Howell, SB 244 (Chapter 691))
Medical records; persons involved in civil commitment process to access. Amending  32.1-127.1:03; adding  37.2-804.2. (Patron-Fralin, HB 1146 (F))
Mental health and substance abuse treatment providers; background checks. Amending  37.2-416 and 37.2-506. (Patron-Melvin, HB 1203 (Chapter 383); Martin, SB 381 (Chapter 407))
Mental health courts; establishment of pilot program, report. (Patron-Edwards, SB 18 (C))
Mental Health Needs and Treatment of Young Minority Adults, Joint Commission on Health Care Studying; continued. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 46 (P))
Mental health records; disclosure. Amending  16.1-337, 19.2-169.6, and 32.1-127.1:03; adding  37.2-804.2. (Patron-Lucas, SB 97 (I) See SB246)
Mental health records; disclosure of subject of an involuntary commitment procedure’s records to any magistrate, etc. Amending  16.1-337, 19.2-169.6, and 32.1-127.1:03; adding  23-4.3:2 and 37.2-804.2. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 782 (F))
Mental health records; health provider shall disclose information as necessary to provide care and treatment of minor. Amending 16.1-337, 19.2-169.6, 32.1-127.1:03, 37.2-808, 37.2-809, and 37.2-817; adding  37.2-804.2. (Patron-Watts, HB 576 (Chapter 782))
Mental health records; mandatory sharing. Amending  16.1-337, 19.2-169.6, and 32.1-127.1:03; adding  37.2-804.2. (Patron-Toscano, HB 1324 (I) See HB576)
Mental health system; Joint Commission on Health Care to receive, review, and evaluate impact of certain recommendations and legislation thereon. (Patron-Lucas, SJR 42 (P))
Mental health treatment for minors; parental notification required. Amending  54.1-2969. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 121 (F))
Mentally retarded; replaces term with intellectually disabled. Amending  2.2-212, 2.2-213, 2.2-214, 2.2-223, 2.2-507, 2.2-701, 2.2-704, 2.2-705, 2.2-1124, 2.2-1204, 2.2-1207, 2.2-1839, 2.2-2411, 2.2-2525, 2.2-2648, 2.2-2649, 2.2-2664, 2.2-2696, 2.2-2818, 2.2-2905, 2.2-3705.3, 2.2-3705.5, 2.2-4344, 2.2-5201, 2.2-5206, 2.2-5300, 4.1-305, 8.01-654.2, 9.1-111, 9.1-901, 15.2-964, 15.2-2291, 15.2-5386, 16.1-241, 16.1-269.1, 16.1-275, 16.1-278.8, 16.1-278.8:01, 16.1-278.11, 16.1-280, 16.1-293.1, 16.1-336, 16.1-345, 16.1-356, 16.1-357, 16.1-361, 18.2-10, 18.2-73, 18.2-74, 18.2-251, 18.2-251.01, 18.2-252, 18.2-254, 18.2-254.1, 18.2-258.1, 18.2-271.2, 18.2-308.1:1, 18.2-308.2:2, 18.2-369, 19.2-123, 19.2-169.1, 19.2-169.2, 19.2-169.3, 19.2-169.5, 19.2-175, 19.2-182.2, 19.2-182.3, 19.2-182.8, 19.2-182.9, 19.2-182.13, 19.2-182.16, 19.2-218.1, 19.2-264.3:1, 19.2-264.3:1.1, 19.2-264.3:1.2, 19.2-264.3:3, 19.2-301, 19.2-302, 19.2-389, 19.2-390, 20-88, 22.1-7, 22.1-205, 22.1-209.2, 22.1-213, 22.1-214.2, 22.1-214.3, 22.1-215, 22.1-217.1, 22.1-253.13:2, 22.1-272.1, 22.1-319, 23-38.2, 25.1-100, 29.1-313, 32.1-45.1, 32.1-59, 32.1-64.1, 32.1-65, 32.1-73.7, 32.1-102.1, 32.1-122.5, 32.1-124, 32.1-125.1, 32.1-127.01, 32.1-127.1:03, 32.1-127.1:04, 32.1-135.2, 32.1-276.3, 32.1-276.8, 32.1-283, 32.1-283.1, 32.1-325, 32.1-351.2, 36-96.6, 37.2-100, 37.2-200, 37.2-203, 37.2-204, 37.2-300, 37.2-303, 37.2-306, 37.2-315 through 37.2-319, 37.2-403, 37.2-409, 37.2-416, 37.2-423, 37.2-500, 37.2-504, 37.2-505, 37.2-506, 37.2-508, 37.2-509, 37.2-600, 37.2-601, 37.2-605, 37.2-608, 37.2-716, 37.2-802, 37.2-806, 37.2-900, 37.2-900.1, 37.2-909, 37.2-912, 37.2-919, 37.2-1018, 37.2-1101, 38.2-3323, 38.2-3409, 38.2-3412.1, 38.2-3418.5, 46.2-400, 46.2-401, 46.2-1229, 51.5-1, 51.5-2, 51.5-3, 51.5-14.1, 51.5-30, 51.5-31, 51.5-39.2, 51.5-39.7, 51.5-39.8, 51.5-39.12, 53.1-32, 53.1-40.2, 53.1-136, 53.1-145, 54.1-2715, 54.1-2726, 54.1-2970, 54.1-2982, 54.1-2986, 54.1-2987.1, 54.1-3408, 54.1-3408.01, 54.1-3437.1, 54.1-3506, 56-484.19, 57-2.02, 57-60, 63.2-100, 63.2-1503, 63.2-1528, 63.2-1603, 63.2-1709, 63.2-1726, 63.2-1735, 63.2-1805, 66-18, and 66-20. (Patron-Howell, SB 687 (I) See SB620)
Mentally retarded; replaces term with intellectually disabled. Amending  2.2-212, 2.2-213, 2.2-214, 2.2-223, 2.2-507, 2.2-701, 2.2-704, 2.2-705, 2.2-1124, 2.2-1204, 2.2-1207, 2.2-1839, 2.2-2411, 2.2-2525, 2.2-2648, 2.2-2649, 2.2-2664, 2.2-2696, 2.2-2818, 2.2-2905, 2.2-3705.3, 2.2-3705.5, 2.2-4344, 2.2-5201, 2.2-5206, 2.2-5300, 4.1-305, 9.1-111, 9.1-901, 15.2-964, 15.2-2291, 15.2-5386, 16.1-241, 16.1-269.1, 16.1-275, 16.1-278.8, 16.1-278.8:01, 16.1-278.11, 16.1-280, 16.1-293.1, 16.1-336, 16.1-345, 16.1-356, 16.1-357, 16.1-361, 18.2-73, 18.2-74, 18.2-251, 18.2-251.01, 18.2-252, 18.2-254, 18.2-254.1, 18.2-258.1, 18.2-271.2, 18.2-308.1:1, 18.2-308.2:2, 18.2-369, 19.2-123, 19.2-169.1, 19.2-169.2, 19.2-169.3, 19.2-169.5, 19.2-175, 19.2-182.2, 19.2-182.3, 19.2-182.8, 19.2-182.9, 19.2-182.13, 19.2-182.16, 19.2-218.1, 19.2-264.3:1, 19.2-264.3:1.1, 19.2-264.3:1.2, 19.2-301, 19.2-302, 19.2-389, 19.2-390, 20-88, 22.1-7, 22.1-205, 22.1-209.2, 22.1-213, 22.1-214.2, 22.1-214.3, 22.1-215, 22.1-217.1, 22.1-253.13:2, 22.1-272.1, 22.1-319, 23-38.2, 25.1-100, 29.1-313, 32.1-45.1, 32.1-59, 32.1-64.1, 32.1-65, 32.1-73.7, 32.1-102.1, 32.1-122.5, 32.1-124, 32.1-125.1, 32.1-127.01, 32.1-127.1:03, 32.1-127.1:04, 32.1-135.2, 32.1-276.3, 32.1-276.8, 32.1-283, 32.1-283.1, 32.1-325, 32.1-351.2, 36-96.6, 37.2-100, 37.2-200, 37.2-203, 37.2-204, 37.2-300, 37.2-303, 37.2-306, 37.2-315 through 37.2-319, 37.2-403, 37.2-409, 37.2-416, 37.2-423, 37.2-500, 37.2-504, 37.2-505, 37.2-506, 37.2-508, 37.2-509, 37.2-600, 37.2-601, 37.2-605, 37.2-608, 37.2-716, 37.2-802, 37.2-806, 37.2-900, 37.2-900.1, 37.2-909, 37.2-912, 37.2-919, 37.2-1018, 37.2-1101, 38.2-3323, 38.2-3409, 38.2-3412.1, 38.2-3418.5, 46.2-400, 46.2-401, 46.2-1229, 51.5-1, 51.5-2, 51.5-3, 51.5-14.1, 51.5-30, 51.5-31, 51.5-39.2, 51.5-39.7, 51.5-39.8, 51.5-39.12, 53.1-32, 53.1-40.2, 53.1-136, 53.1-145, 54.1-2715, 54.1-2726, 54.1-2970, 54.1-2982, 54.1-2986, 54.1-2987.1, 54.1-3408, 54.1-3408.01, 54.1-3437.1, 54.1-3506, 56-484.19, 57-2.02, 57-60, 63.2-100, 63.2-1503, 63.2-1528, 63.2-1603, 63.2-1709, 63.2-1726, 63.2-1735, 63.2-1805, 66-18, and 66-20. (Patron-Caputo, HB 760 (Chapter 821); Ticer, SB 620 (Chapter 832))
Opiate addiction treatment providers; daily service fee. Adding 37.2-406.1. (Patron-Lucas, SB 429 (C))
Outpatient treatment; community services board et al., to report any material noncompliance. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Albo, HB 816 (I) See HB499; Cuccinelli, SB 104 (I) See SB246)
Outpatient treatment order; community services board et al., to develop plan to monitor person’s compliance with order. Amending  37.2-817. (Patron-Edwards, SB 220 (I) See SB246)
Parental notification; student’s receipt of mental health treatment. Amending  22.1-272.1 and 23-9.2:3. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 671 (I) See HB1005)
Petitioner during civil commitment hearing; representation by an attorney from local State office. Amending  37.2-814. (Patron-Fralin, HB 1138 (F))
Pleadings; naming represented person or fiduciary as party to an action. Amending  37.2-1026; adding  8.01-271.2. (Patron-Edwards, SB 213 (F))
Psychiatric inpatient treatment of minors; timing of petition and hearing. Amending  16.1-338 through 16.1-341. (Patron-Marsden, HB 582 (Chapter 783); Howell, SB 245 (I) See SB276; Cuccinelli, SB 276 (Chapter 808))
Sexual predator determination proceedings, violent; court may require empanelment of jury. Amending  37.2-908. (Patron-Fralin, HB 257 (F))
Sexually violent predators; revises provisions relating to civil commitment and conditional release process. Amending 37.2-900, 37.2-901 through 37.2-904, 37.2-905.1, 37.2-905.2, 37.2-906, 37.2-907, 37.2-908, 37.2-909, 37.2-911 through 37.2-914, 37.2-917, 37.2-918, and 53.1-32; adding  37.2-906.1. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1041 (F))
Special justices; required to complete minimum training program. Amending  16.1-336 and 37.2-803. (Patron-Edwards, SB 214 (F))
State hospitals; discharge plans upon release. Amending  37.2-837. (Patron-Edwards, SB 141 (Chapter 263))
Substance abuse services; applications for funding. Amending 37.2-311. (Patron-Ware, O., HB 1354 (Chapter 83))
Temporary detention order; encryption of medical records not required. Amending  37.2-809. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 336 (Chapter 828))
Temporary detention order; extends time period. Amending 37.2-809, 37.2-814, and 37.2-816. (Patron-Edwards, SB 143 (F))
Temporary detention order; magistrate may consider recommendation of examining physician, hearsay evidence, etc. to determine issuance. Amending  37.2-808, 37.2-809, and 37.2-817. (Patron-Fralin, HB 1144 (Chapter 793))
Temporary detention order; magistrates to issue based on recommendations of treating physicians. Amending  37.2-809. (Patron-Toscano, HB 1323 (Chapter 331))
Temporary detention order; prohibition from purchasing firearms if agrees to voluntary and involuntary mental health treatment. Amending  18.2-308.1:3 and 37.2-819. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1168 (I) See HB815)
Temporary detention order; shall not exceed 96 hours. Amending 37.2-809. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1491 (I) See HB499)
Temporary detention order; time for hearing. Amending  16.1-338, 16.1-339, 19.2-169.6, 19.2-176, 19.2-182.9, 37.2-809, 37.2-814, and 37.2-816. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 341 (I) See SB246)
Temporary detention order; transportation to medical facility for assessment. Amending  37.2-809. (Patron-Janis, HB 706 (F))
Three-tiered system of transportation; established. Amending 37.2-808, 37.2-810, 37.2-829, and 37.2-830. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 102 (F))
Uniform Power of Attorney Act; established. Amending 6.1-125.15:1, 37.2-1009, 37.2-1020, 37.2-1023, 55-34.7, 55-544.01, 55-544.02, and 55-546.02; adding  26-71.01 through 26-74.03; repealing  11-9.1 through 11-9.7 and 37.2-1018. (Patron-Iaquinto, HB 950 (F))
Veterans; Commissioner of Veterans Services et al., to develop various mental health programs. Amending  2.2-2004 and 37.2-304. (Patron-Houck, SB 304 (I) See SB297)
Veterans; Commissioner of Veterans Services et al., to establish comprehensive program to address mental health needs. Amending  2.2-2004, 37.2-304, and 51.5-14. (Patron-Brink, HB 1064 (I) See HB475)
Veterans; Commissioner of Veterans Services et al., to establish comprehensive program to address mental health needs. Amending  37.2-304 and 51.5-14; adding  2.2-2001.1. (Patron-Cox, HB 475 (Chapter 584); Puller, SB 297 (Chapter 754))
Voluntary admission; report to Central Criminal Records Exchange, prohibited from possessing a firearm. Amending  18.2-308.1:1, 18.2-308.1:3, 19.2-169.2, 37.2-814, and 37.2-819. (Patron-Albo, HB 815 (Chapter 788))
Voluntary admission; report to Central Criminal Records Exchange, prohibited from possessing a firearm. Amending  18.2-308.1:3, 19.2-169.2, 37.2-814, and 37.2-819. (Patron-Edwards, SB 216 (Chapter 751))
Voluntary commitment; acknowledgement as sexually violent predator. Amending  37.2-907. (Patron-Fralin, HB 258 (F))
Voluntary outpatient treatment; provides option therefor prior to commitment hearing. Amending  37.2-814. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 335 (F))
2008 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, and Resolutions - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 12/19/08