Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption for certain police officers. (HB1812)

Introduced By

Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' compensation; infectious disease presumption; police officers of Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority and Norfolk Airport Authority.  Adds police officers of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority and the Norfolk Airport Authority to the list of public safety employees who are entitled to the presumption that certain infectious diseases are occupational diseases compensable under the Workers' Compensation Act. This presumption applies with respect to police officers of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority only for periods that the Authority voluntarily subjects itself to the provisions of the Workers' Compensation Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103130D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/17/2011Assigned C & L sub: #1
01/18/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1812)
02/01/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 4-N)
02/03/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House (85-Y 14-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (85-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/14/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Read third time
02/17/2011Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1812ER)
02/23/2011Signed by Speaker
02/23/2011Signed by President
02/24/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1812ER)
03/16/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 211 (effective 7/1/11)
03/16/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0211)