Unemployment compensation; disqualification from benefits due to loss of license or certification. (HB1372)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding), Del. Mike Watson (R-Williamsburg), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Unemployment compensation; disqualification from benefits due to loss of license or certification. Provides that an individual is ineligible for unemployment benefits if he has been discharged because he lost or failed to renew a license or certification that is required for his job. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101584D
12/10/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/15/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1372)
01/17/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Read first time
01/22/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2013Read third time and passed House (85-Y 12-N)
01/23/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (85-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/11/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (10-Y 4-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Read third time
02/14/2013Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Passed by for the day
02/15/2013Read third time
02/15/2013Passed Senate (22-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1372ER)
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1372ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/21/2013Signed by President
03/12/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 175 (effective 7/1/13)
03/12/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0175)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 5 clips in all, totaling 7 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1382.


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