Employers; reporting outbreaks of COVID-19. (SB5064)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Employers; reporting outbreaks of COVID-19. Requires employers to report for each worksite with 30 or more employees, or for any multi-employer worksite with 30 or more combined employees, to the local health department when the worksite has had five or more confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus. The employer is required to make such report within 24 hours of becoming aware of such cases. The bill requires the State Department of Health to compile such reports and to make a weekly report available to the public with the compiled information. Read the Bill »

Status

08/17/2020: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee

History

DateAction
08/17/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200607D
08/17/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
08/27/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5064)

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