Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for COVID-19. (SB5022)

Introduced By

Sen. Jen Kiggans (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for COVID-19. Establishes a presumption that COVID-19 causing the death or disability of firefighters or other certain employees is an occupational disease compensable under the Workers' Compensation Act. Read the Bill »

Status

08/19/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
08/12/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200277D
08/12/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
08/19/2020Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB5066-Saslaw) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/20/2020Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (SB5022)

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