Workers' Compensation; adds sworn Port Authority police officers to those entitled to presumption. (HB2111)

Introduced By

Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake) with support from 10 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. William Barlow (D-Smithfield), Del. Al Eisenberg (D-Arlington), Del. Ken Melvin (D-Portsmouth), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond), Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' Compensation; infectious disease presumption; police officers of the Virginia Port Authority. Adds sworn Virginia Port Authority police officers to those public safety employees who are entitled to the presumption that certain infectious diseases are occupational diseases compensable under the Workers' Compensation Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098451828
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/15/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2111)
01/20/2009Assigned C & L sub: 1
01/27/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/29/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read first time
02/03/2009Passed by for the day
02/04/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2009Read third time and passed House (96-Y 2-N)
02/05/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/23/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2111ER)
03/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2111ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/16/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 158 (effective 3/16/09)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 417 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0417)