Employers; reporting outbreaks of COVID-19; emergency. (SB1362)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Employers; reporting outbreaks of COVID-19; emergency. 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 three or more confirmed cases of COVID-19. 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. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


01/13/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee


01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/21 21102087D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee on Education and Health

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Education and Health’s Higher Education subcommittee on 01/19/2021. It meets on Thursdays, 3rd Floor West.

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