Workers' compensation; notice to employees. (SB226)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' compensation; notice to employees. Requires each employer subject to the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act to provide notice to covered employees of the employees' right to dispute a claim through the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission. Such notice must include specific text as included in the bill. The bill also provides that an employer who fails to provide such notice may be subject to the civil penalty provisions of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101037D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/24/2022Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (12-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/26/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2022Read second time
01/27/2022Reading of amendment waived
01/27/2022Committee amendment agreed to
01/27/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended SB226E
01/27/2022Printed as engrossed 22101037D-E
01/28/2022Passed by for the day
01/30/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB226E)
01/31/2022Passed by for the day
02/01/2022Passed by for the day
02/02/2022Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Read first time
02/22/2022Referred to Committee on Commerce and Energy
02/23/2022Assigned sub: Subcommittee #2
02/24/2022Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 4-N)
03/08/2022Left in Commerce and Energy

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