Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumptions. (SB265)

Introduced By

Sen. John Bell (D-Chantilly)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumptions. Adds correctional officers and full-time sworn members of the enforcement division of the Department of Motor Vehicles to the list of public safety employees who are entitled to presumptions that hypertension, heart disease, and certain infectious diseases are occupational diseases compensable under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/03/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102384D
01/03/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB265)
01/13/2020Stricken at request of Patron in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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