SB 1557 Community health workers; VDH to establish work group to examine risks, etc.
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Summary as introduced:
Department of Health Professions; community health workers. Directs the Department of Health to establish a work group of interested stakeholders to examine the risks and benefits of having community health workers in the Commonwealth. The bill directs the Department to submit a report on the work group's findings and recommendations to the Governor and Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by October 15, 2017.

Full text:
01/20/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17104205D  pdf | impact statement

Amendments:
Senate committee amendments

Status:
01/20/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17104205D
01/20/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/17  Senate: Committee amendments
02/02/17  Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Rules (11-Y 3-N)