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HB 1121

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 07, 2020
  • Passed House Feb 10, 2020
  • Passed Senate Feb 26, 2020
  • Governor

Massage therapists; qualifications, license.

Abstract

Massage therapists; qualifications; license. Provides that an applicant who completed a massage therapy educational program in a foreign country may apply for licensure as a massage therapist upon submission of evidence that the applicant (i) is at least 18 years old, (ii) has successfully completed a massage therapy educational program that is comparable to a massage therapy educational program required for licensure by the Board, (iii) has passed a Board-approved English language proficiency examination, and (iv) has not committed any acts or omissions that would be grounds for disciplinary action or denial of licensure. The Board of Nursing shall issue a license to an applicant who completed his massage therapy educational program in a foreign country upon submission of evidence of completion of the English-language version of the Licensing Examination of the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards or a comparable examination.

Massage therapists; qualifications; license. Provides that an applicant who completed a massage therapy educationalprogram in a foreign country may apply for licensure as a massagetherapist upon submission of evidence that the applicant (i) is at least 18 years old, (ii) has successfully completed a massage therapyeducational program that is comparable to a massage therapy educationalprogram required for licensure by the Board, and (iii) has not beensubject to disciplinary action that would result in denial of licensure.The Board of Nursing shall issue a license to an applicant who completedhis massage therapy educational program in a foreign country uponand submits evidence of completion of the English-language versionof the Licensing Examination of the Federation of State Massage TherapyBoards or a comparable examination.

Bill Sponsors (2)

Roxann L. Robinson

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 27
Primary

Dawn M. Adams

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 68
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Apr 06, 2020

Office of the Governor

Approved by Governor-Chapter 727 (effective 7/1/20)

Mar 12, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020

House

Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020

Mar 04, 2020

Senate

Signed by President

Mar 03, 2020

House

Enrolled

House

Signed by Speaker

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB1121ER)

Feb 26, 2020

Senate

Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

Senate

Read third time

Feb 25, 2020

Senate

Defeated by Senate (20-Y 20-N)

Senate

Passed by for the day

Senate

Reconsideration of defeated action agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)

Senate

Chair votes N0

Senate

Read third time

Feb 24, 2020

Senate

Passed by for the day

Feb 21, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N)

Feb 20, 2020

Senate

Reported from Education and Health (9-Y 6-N)

Feb 17, 2020

Senate

Assigned Education sub: Health

Feb 11, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Senate

Referred to Committee on Education and Health

Feb 10, 2020

House

Read third time and passed House (93-Y 5-N 1-A)

House

VOTE: Passage (93-Y 5-N 1-A)

Feb 07, 2020

House

Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1121H1

House

Committee substitute agreed to 20106435D-H1

House

Read second time

Feb 06, 2020

House

Read first time

Feb 05, 2020

House

Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)

Jan 31, 2020

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 2-N)

Jan 30, 2020

House

Assigned Courts sub: Civil

Jan 28, 2020

House

Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB1121H1)

House

Committee substitute printed 20106435D-H1

House

Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 0-N)

Jan 23, 2020

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 0-N)

House

House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered

Jan 15, 2020

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB1121)

House

Assigned HWI sub: Health Professions

Jan 07, 2020

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101580D

House

Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Impact statement from DPB (HB1121) HTML
Impact statement from DPB (HB1121H1) HTML
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1121ER) HTML
Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0727) HTML

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