State employees; sick leave or certain disabled veterans. (HB1824)

Introduced By

Del. David Reid (D-Loudoun)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Sick leave for state employees; certain disabled veterans. Provides an additional 96 hours of sick leave to disabled veterans, defined in the bill as veterans with a disability rating by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs of at least 60 percent, available during the 12 months following such veteran's start or return to state employment after active duty or following a disability rating decision from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, whichever is later. The bill provides that such additional sick leave shall be used only for the purpose of undergoing medical treatment for the service-related disability and would be provided only to those disabled veterans whose disability occurred on or after January 1, 2016. Amends § 51.1-1100, § 51.1-1104, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/11/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Appropriations Committee

History

DateAction
01/01/2019Committee
01/01/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101255D
01/01/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/11/2019Assigned App. sub: Compensation & Retirement

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