Child labor offenses; civil penalty that may be assessed. (HB2783)

Introduced By

Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child labor offenses; civil penalties. Increases the civil penalty that may be assessed against a person who employs, procures or permits a child to be employed, or issues an employment certificate, in violation of child labor laws, when the violation results in the employment of a child who dies in the course of that employment, from $1,000 to $10,000. For violations not involving the death of a child, the maximum civil penalty remains $1,000. Read the Bill »


03/20/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073199108
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/17/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2783)
01/22/2007Read first time
01/23/2007Read second time
01/23/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/23/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2783E
01/23/2007Printed as engrossed 073199108-E
01/24/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/24/2007Communicated to Senate
01/25/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/30/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2783E)
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)
02/21/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2783ER)
02/22/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2783ER)
02/22/2007Signed by Speaker
02/23/2007Signed by President
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 667 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0667)