Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases. (HB1536)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Wyatt (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases. Adds cancers of the colon, brain, and testes to the list of cancers that are presumed to be an occupational disease covered by the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act when firefighters and certain employees develop the cancer. Read the Bill »

Status

01/23/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/10/2020Committee
01/10/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104948D
01/10/2020Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/16/2020Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #1
01/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1536)
01/21/2020Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB783-Askew)
01/23/2020Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB783-Askew)

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