HJ 647 Study; health status of African-Americans.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Health status of African-Americans. Requests the State Health Commissioner to establish a task force comprised of representatives of appropriate state agencies and private health-related entities to (i) review and examine health-related data sets in Virginia as part of further analysis of the health status of African-Americans, (ii) develop reporting processes to generate more reliable estimates of minority populations, and (iii) examine how state agencies and private health organizations can assist by collecting and reporting data classified by race and ethnicity.

Full text:
01/21/99  House: Presented & ordered printed 999440828  pdf
03/22/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ647ER)  pdf

Status:
01/21/99  House: Presented & ordered printed 999440828
01/21/99  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/27/99  House: Assigned to H. W. I. sub-committee: 1
01/30/99  House: Reported from H. W. I. (22-Y 0-N)
02/04/99  House: Taken up
02/04/99  House: Engrossed by House
02/04/99  House: Agreed to by House (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
02/04/99  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/04/99  House: Communicated to Senate
02/05/99  Senate: Reading waived
02/05/99  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rules
02/16/99  Senate: Reported from Rules by voice vote
02/17/99  Senate: Reading waived (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/99  Senate: VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/99  Senate: Read third time
02/18/99  Senate: Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
03/22/99  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ647ER)