Child care providers; PPE during certain declared states of emergency for essential workers. (SB5096)

Introduced By

Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico) with support from co-patrons Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon), and Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child care providers; personal protective equipment during certain declared states of emergency; essential workers; emergency. Provides that during any case in which the Governor has declared a state of emergency related to a communicable disease of public health threat, persons operating or working or volunteering at a child day center or family day home shall be considered essential workers and shall be included in any group afforded priority with regard to access to personal protective equipment during such emergency. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


08/18/2020Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 08/18/20 20200683D
08/18/2020Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
08/24/2020Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/26/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (34-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/27/2020Read second time and engrossed
08/28/2020Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5096)
09/17/2020Placed on Calendar
09/17/2020Read first time
09/17/2020Referred to Committee on Education
11/09/2020Left in Education