Paraquat information; VDH to develop information sheet regarding public health risks of pesticide. (HB1089)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Tran (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Paraquat information. Requires the Department of Health to develop an information sheet regarding the public health risks of the pesticide known as paraquat and make the sheet available to download from its website. The bill requires the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to require that employers with employees licensed to apply paraquat provide a copy of the information sheet to each licensee, keep records concerning licensees, and update and annually report data regarding the use of paraquat to the Department of Health. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22104258D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/24/2022Assigned ACNR sub: Agriculture
01/26/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB1089)
01/26/2022Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 4-N)
02/15/2022Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources