Employment health and safety standards; heat illness prevention. (HB1610)

Introduced By

Del. Martha Mugler (D-Hampton

Progress

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

Description

Employment health and safety standards; heat illness prevention. Requires the Safety and Health Codes Board to adopt regulations establishing reasonable standards designed to protect employees from heat illness while engaged in outdoor work. The measure directs the standards to require employers to provide water, shade, 10-minute rest periods, training, observation or monitoring, and emergency response procedures and to adopt and maintain a heat illness prevention plan. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/16/2020Committee
01/16/2020Presented and ordered printed 20103161D
01/16/2020Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/21/2020Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #1
02/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1610)
02/11/2020Left in Labor and Commerce

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