Employees; break time and location to express breast milk. (HB1916)

Introduced By

Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News) with support from co-patron Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Employment; break to express breast milk. Requires the Department of Human Resource Management to develop state personnel policies that provide break time for nursing mothers to express breast milk. Such policies shall require an agency to provide (i) a reasonable break time that, if possible, runs concurrently with any break time already provided for an employee to express breast milk for her nursing child after the child's birth each time such employee has need to express the breast milk and (ii) a place, other than a bathroom, that is shielded from view and free from intrusion from coworkers and the public and that may be used by an employee to express breast milk. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/04/2019Committee
01/04/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100046D
01/04/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/10/2019Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #1
01/29/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/29/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2019Reported from Commerce and Labor (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/01/2019Assigned App. sub: General Government & Capital Outlay
02/01/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/01/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/01/2019Reported from Appropriations with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2019Committee substitute printed 19106363D-H1
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106363D-H1
02/04/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1916H1
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/08/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1916H1)
02/18/2019Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2019Read third time
02/20/2019Reading of amendment waived
02/20/2019Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2019Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Placed on Calendar
02/21/2019Senate amendment agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/21/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2019Enrolled
02/23/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1916ER)
02/23/2019Signed by Speaker
02/23/2019Signed by President
02/26/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1916ER)
03/04/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 4, 2019
03/04/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/08/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 280 (effective 7/1/19)
03/08/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0280)

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