Workers' compensation; clarifies certain government employees. (HB2294)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Workers' compensation; government employees. Classifies policemen, firefighters, sheriffs and their deputies, and certain other individuals who are generally deemed to be employees of their employing locality for purposes of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act, as employees of the Commonwealth while rendering aid outside of the Commonwealth pursuant to a state-approved request under the Emergency Management Assistance Compact. Amends § 65.2-101, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/19/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Committee
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074387402
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/15/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2294)
01/18/2007Read first time
01/19/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2007Read third time and passed House (96-Y 0-N)
01/22/2007Communicated to Senate
01/23/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/14/2007Reconsideration of Pass By for the Day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Reconsideration of Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Passed by for the day
02/15/2007Read third time
02/15/2007Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Enrolled
02/21/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2294ER)
02/22/2007Signed by Speaker
02/23/2007Signed by President
02/23/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2294ER)
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 475 (effective 7/1/07)
03/27/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0475)