Public employees; occupational safety and health program therefor. (HB2725)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Occupational safety and health program for public employees. Authorizes the Safety and Health Codes Board to establish regulations and procedures for enforcing the occupational health and safety program that the Commissioner of Labor and Industry establishes for employees of the Commonwealth or any public body. Currently, only the Commissioner is authorized to establish procedures for enforcing the program. The measure also provides that the regulations and procedures shall include provisions addressing penalties to be assessed for violations. Amends § 40.1-2.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Committee
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073203108
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2725)