Workers' compensation; coverage for certain employees. (HB1750)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' Compensation; coverage for certain employees. Ends the exclusion from coverage under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act for a person who suffers an injury if there is jurisdiction under either the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act or the Merchant Marine Act of 1920. The bill provides that this exclusion, enacted in 2012, will not apply to a person who suffers an injury on or after July 1, 2019. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/20/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100749D
12/20/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/10/2019Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2
01/17/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1750)
01/22/2019Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (1-Y 6-N)
02/05/2019Left in Commerce and Labor