Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors, Virginia Board for; renewal of asbestos contractors licenses. (HB1851)

Introduced By

Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding) with support from co-patron Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors; asbestos contractors; notice to asbestos workers. Authorizes the Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors to suspend, revoke, or deny renewal of an existing license of any asbestos contractor who is shown to have a substantial identity of interest with an asbestos contractor whose license has been revoked. The bill also requires employers to provide each licensed asbestos worker with a written notice containing the following information: (i) a statement that the worker has the right to work in a safe environment, (ii) a summary of basic safety rules for handling asbestos, and (iii) information on how to file a complaint with the Board. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103519D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/14/2013Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/22/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1851)
01/22/2013Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/05/2013Left in General Laws