Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption, correctional officers. (HB169)

Introduced By

Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt) with support from co-patron Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption; correctional officers. Adds correctional officers to the list of public safety employees who are entitled to a presumption that certain infectious diseases are compensable occupational diseases. The presumption shall apply only to diagnoses that occur on and after July 1, 2020. Read the Bill »


02/17/2020: passed committee


12/26/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102696D
12/26/2019Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/15/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB169)
01/16/2020Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/21/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/23/2020Reported from Labor and Commerce (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2020Assigned App. sub: Compensation & General Government
01/31/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
01/31/2020Reported from Appropriations with amendment (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2020Read first time
02/05/2020Read second time
02/05/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/05/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB169E
02/05/2020Printed as engrossed 20102696D-E
02/06/2020Read third time and passed House (96-Y 3-N)
02/06/2020VOTE: Passage (96-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB169E)
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/17/2020Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2020Committee substitute printed 20108456D-S1
02/19/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/19/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB169S1)

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