Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases. (HB2080)

Introduced By

Del. Kelly Fowler (D-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Nancy Guy (D-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases; local authority to apply to certain emergency services personnel. Adds full-time, salaried emergency medical services personnel employed by any locality that has authorized such presumption by ordinance to the list of persons to whom, after five years of service, the occupational disease presumption for death caused by hypertension or heart disease applies. Read the Bill »

Status

01/12/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Labor and Commerce Committee

History

DateAction
01/12/2021Committee
01/12/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100611D
01/12/2021Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce

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