Protective orders; workplace violence. (HB1015)

Introduced By

Tara Durant (R-Fredericksburg) with support from co-patron Del. Carrie Coyner (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workplace violence protective orders. Provides that an employer may petition the court for a preliminary protective order or a protective order to protect the health and safety of its employees. The bill provides that the venue for a workplace violence protective order is the jurisdiction where the workplace is located from which the petitioner seeks to have the respondent prohibited. Read the Bill »


02/08/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103928D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2022Impact statement from VCSC (HB1015)
01/21/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB1015)
02/08/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/11/2022Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2023
02/11/2022Continued to 2023 in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB486.


Bill Peabody writes:

seems simple enough. YES!