2005 Uncodified Acts

2005 Virginia Uncodified Acts
Professions and Occupations


An Act to require the Board of Medicine to inform its licensees about immunity for services to patients of free clinics.

[H 1556]

Approved March 20, 2005


Whereas, the Board of Medicine is a valuable source of information regarding aspects of medical practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia; now, therefore,

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1.  § 1. Notification to licensees of the Board of Medicine about immunity for health care services to patients of free clinics.

The Board of Medicine shall provide to its licensees a full description of the protection from civil liability established pursuant to § 54.1-106.  Such description shall explain the coverage available under the Division of Risk Management pursuant to subsection B of § 54.1-106.