Health, Board and Commissioner of; appeal of an order, award to person who operates a business. (HB5027)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Amanda Batten (R-Toano)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board and Commissioner of Health; order; appeal; award. Provides that any person who operates a business in the Commonwealth that is forced to close as a result of any emergency order of the Board of Health or Commissioner of Health who contests such order and prevails on the merits of the case is entitled to recover from the Department of Health an amount equal to (i) two times the total amount of civil penalties levied against such person as a result of such order and (ii) $10,000 per day for each day that the business was closed as a result of such order. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


08/17/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200590D
08/17/2020Impact statement from DHCD (HB5027)
08/17/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
08/25/2020Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)

Post a Public Comment About this Bill

if you have one

(Limited HTML is OK: <a>, <em>, <strong>, <s>)