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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2020

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Tracked BillCommitteeLast ActionDate of Action
HB 5002 - McNamara - Income tax, state; subtraction for Paycheck Protection Plan loan forgiveness.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Referred to Committee on Finance7/30/20
HB 5003 - McNamara - Litter tax; refunds for penalties for late payments.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Referred to Committee on Finance7/30/20
HB 5013 - Bourne - Civil action for deprivation of rights; duties and liabilities of certain employers.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice8/14/20
HB 5014 - Bourne - Fines and costs, certain; payment agreements, temporary suspension on accrual of interest, etc.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice8/14/20
HB 5018 - Webert - Public health emergency; reports of suspected violations of orders and regulations, penalty.(H) Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions(H) Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions8/14/20
HB 5019 - Runion - COVID-19 virus; immunity from civil claims related to the transmission of or exposure to the virus.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice8/15/20
HB 5023 - Byron - Public health emergency; emergency orders and regulations, limitations.(H) Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions(H) Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions8/17/20
HB 5025 - Cole, M.L. - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; executive orders/order of Board or Commissioner of Health.(H) Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions(H) Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions8/17/20
HB 5027 - Davis - Health, Board and Commissioner of; appeal of an order, award to person who operates a business.(H) Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions(H) Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions8/17/20
HB 5028 - Jones - Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for COVID-19.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce8/17/20
HB 5033 - Miyares - Child care tax credit; establishes an individual nonrefundable income tax credit for year 2020.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Referred to Committee on Finance8/17/20
HB 5036 - Miyares - Telework expenses; reinstates for taxable years 2020 through 2024 the expenses tax credit.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Referred to Committee on Finance8/17/20
HB 5037 - Miyares - COVID-19 virus; immunity from civil claims related to the transmission of or exposure to the virus.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice8/17/20
HB 5039 - O'Quinn - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; limitation on duration of executive orders.(H) Committee on Public Safety(H) Referred to Committee on Public Safety8/17/20
HB 5040 - O'Quinn - COVID-19 virus; immunity from civil claims related to transmission of or exposure to the virus.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice8/17/20
HB 5050 - Helmer - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; powers and duties of Governor, purchase of PPE.(H) Committee on General Laws(H) House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered8/24/20
HB 5052 - Bagby - Legal holidays; Juneteenth.(H) Committee on General Laws(H) Referred to Committee on General Laws8/17/20
HB 5054 - Subramanyam - Unemployment compensation; benefits, suitable work.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce8/17/20
HB 5071 - LaRock - Collective bargaining; law enforcement, transparency and accountability.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce8/18/20
HB 5074 - Sullivan - COVID-19 virus; immunity from civil claims related to transmission of or exposure to the virus.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice8/18/20
HB 5075 - LaRock - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; emergency orders and regulations, Commissioner of Health, etc.(H) Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions(H) Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions8/18/20
HB 5087 - Tran - Unemployment compensation; extends date VEC is required to establish, etc., short-time compensation.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce8/18/20
HB 5093 - Watts - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; powers and duties of the Governor, executive orders, penalty.(H) Committee on Public Safety(H) Referred to Committee on Public Safety8/19/20
HB 5102 - Hurst - Employee safety; Voluntary Protection Program.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce8/20/20
HB 5110 - Ransone - COVID-19 virus; immunity from civil claims related to the transmission of or exposure to the virus.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice8/21/20
HB 5116 - Guzman - Public and private employers; required to provide eligible employees paid quarantine leave, etc.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce8/24/20
SB 5001 - Newman - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; limitation on duration of executive orders.(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology7/17/20
SB 5008 - Suetterlein - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; limitation on duration of executive orders.(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology7/31/20
SB 5015 - Howell - Budget Bill.(S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations8/18/20
SB 5022 - Kiggans - Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for COVID-19.(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB5066-Saslaw) (15-Y 0-N)8/19/20
SB 5025 - Newman - Emergency orders and regulations; orders adopted by the Board and Commissioner of Health, duration.(S) Committee on Education and Health(S) Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)8/20/20
SB 5031 - Locke - Legal holidays; Juneteenth.(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology8/13/20
SB 5048 - Peake - Emergency Services and Disaster Law; powers and duties of the Governor.(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology8/17/20
SB 5064 - Lewis - Employers; reporting outbreaks of COVID-19.(S) Committee on Education and Health(S) Referred to Committee on Education and Health8/17/20
SB 5066 - Saslaw - Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for COVID-19.(S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations8/19/20
SB 5067 - Saslaw - Immunity from civil claims related to the transmission of or exposure to the COVID-19 virus.(S) Committee on the Judiciary(S) Referred to Committee on the Judiciary8/17/20
SB 5076 - Favola - Public & private employers; paid sick leave to eligible employees that can be used during pandemic.(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (12-Y 3-N)8/19/20
SB 5077 - Stanley - Emergency laws; limits powers and duties of Governor.(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology8/17/20
SB 5089 - Locke - Transient lodg. facility impacted by COVID-19; application of Va. Residential Landlord & Tenant Act.(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology8/17/20
SB 5097 - Vogel - Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for COVID-19.(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB5066-Saslaw) (15-Y 0-N)8/19/20
SB 5098 - Vogel - COVID-19 virus; immunity from civil claims related to the transmission of or exposure to the virus.(S) Committee on the Judiciary(S) Referred to Committee on the Judiciary8/18/20
SB 5099 - Vogel - COVID-19 virus; immunity from civil claims related to the transmission of or exposure to the virus.(S) Committee on the Judiciary(S) Referred to Committee on the Judiciary8/18/20
SB 5104 - Deeds - Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for COVID-19.(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB5066-Saslaw) (15-Y 0-N)8/19/20