Building service employees; public contracting. (SB247)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Building service employees; public contracting. Permits any county, city, or town in the Commonwealth to provide for certain requirements concerning incumbent and successor building service employers, defined in the bill, by local ordinance or resolution. For example, such local ordinance or resolution may require that successor building service employers retain incumbent employees during a transition period of 90 days. Under the bill, building service employees are those who perform work in connection with the care or maintenance of property, services at an airport, or food preparation services at schools. The bill provides that a building service employer that violates the provisions of a local ordinance or resolution enacted pursuant to the bill may be subject to a civil action and monetary damages. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24104539D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/31/2024Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2024Committee substitute printed 24106808D-S1
01/31/2024Rereferred to Commerce and Labor
02/01/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/09/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/09/2024Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2024Committee substitute printed 24107144D-S2
02/09/2024Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/12/2024Continued to 2025 in Finance and Appropriations (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)

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