Bills currently being tracked by the VRF team that may impact your business.

 

Tracked BillsCommitteeLast ActionDate of Action
HB 21 - Lindsey - Virginia Human Rights Act; prohibited discrimination, sexual orientation and gender identity.(H) Committee on General Laws(H) Incorporated by General Laws (HB1663-Sickles)1/28/20
HB 29 - Torian - Budget Bill.(H) Committee on Appropriations (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Reported from Fin and Approp with amends substituted for House amends (16-Y 0-N)2/25/20
HB 30 - Torian - Budget Bill.(H) Committee on Appropriations (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Reported from Fin and Approp with amends substituted for House amends (16-Y 0-N)2/25/20
HB 44 - Brewer - Workers' compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB783-Askew)1/23/20
HB 45 - Carter - Workers' compensation; retaliatory discharge of employee.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Failed to report (defeated) in Labor and Commerce (10-Y 10-N)1/23/20
HB 46 - Carter - Workers' compensation; employer to notify employee of intent.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (14-Y 0-N)2/24/20
HB 47 - Carter - Workers' compensation; foreign injuries.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Left in Labor and Commerce2/11/20
HB 48 - McNamara - Income tax, state; rolling conformity with the federal Internal Revenue Code.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Incorporated by Finance (HB734-Watts)1/29/20
HB 52 - Knight - Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption, emergency medical technicians.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Left in Labor and Commerce2/11/20
HB 55 - Carter - Worker cooperatives; established as a category of cooperative associations.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor2/4/20
HB 56 - Carter - Minimum wage; tipped employees, classification.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor1/23/20
HB 64 - Miyares - Child's school activities; employers to allow parental leave for activities.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Tabled in Labor and Commerce (20-Y 0-N)1/16/20
HB 77 - Rasoul - Green New Deal Act; fossil fuel projects moratorium, clean energy mandates, civil penalties.(H) Committee on Appropriations(H) Left in Appropriations2/11/20
HB 93 - Kory - Flavored tobacco products; sale or distribution prohibited, civil penalty.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Continued to 2021 in Finance2/5/20
HB 101 - Lindsey - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Left in Courts of Justice2/11/20
HB 106 - Cole, M.L. - Numbering on buildings; civil penalty.(H) Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns (S) Committee on Local Government(G) Approved by Governor-Chapter 8 (effective 7/1/20)2/24/20
HB 108 - Lindsey - Legal holidays; Election Day.(H) Committee on Rules (S) Committee on Rules(S) Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)2/25/20
HB 114 - Kory - Prevailing wage; public works contracts, penalty.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB833-Carroll Foy)1/30/20
HB 119 - Knight - Milk; definition, misbranding product, prohibition.(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Reported from Finance and Appropriations (10-Y 5-N 1-A)2/25/20
HB 123 - Carroll Foy - Nonpayment of wage; construction contracts, etc.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Committee substitute printed 20108922D-S12/25/20
HB 140 - Davis - Public employment; limitations on inquiries by state agencies and localities regarding arrests.(H) Committee on General Laws(H) Incorporated by General Laws (HB757-Aird)1/28/20
HB 143 - Ware - Unemployment compensation; leaving employment to follow military spouse.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB143ER)2/25/20
HB 153 - Carter - Right to work; repeals provisions of Code that refers to denial or abridgement.(H) Committee on Appropriations(H) Left in Appropriations2/11/20
HB 189 - Levine - Health insurance; payment to out-of-network providers, emergency services.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB901-Sickles)2/4/20
HB 200 - Wright - Mecklenburg County; additional sales and use tax, appropriations to incorporated towns.(H) Committee on Finance (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Passed Senate (33-Y 7-N)2/24/20
HB 204 - Campbell, R.R. - Nonpayment of wages; private cause of action by an employee.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Left in Labor and Commerce2/11/20
HB 206 - Ware - Electric utility regulation; retail customer choice.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB1677-Keam)2/4/20
HB 263 - Lopez - Grand larceny; threshold.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB995-Lindsey)1/27/20
HB 286 - Hayes - Grand larceny; increases threshold amount.(H) Committee for Courts of Justice(H) Left in Courts of Justice2/11/20
HB 302 - McNamara - Litter tax; repeals annual tax.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Left in Finance2/11/20
HB 317 - Gooditis - County food and beverage tax; maximum rate.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Stricken from docket by Finance (12-Y 0-N)1/29/20
HB 325 - Levine - Minimum wage; local alternative minimum wage.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Left in Labor and Commerce2/11/20
HB 326 - Levine - Employment; wage inquiries, civil penalty.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB416-Cole, J.G.)1/30/20
HB 328 - Levine - Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program; funding by employee and employer taxes.(H) Committee on Appropriations(H) Left in Appropriations2/11/20
HB 330 - VanValkenburg - Employment; covenants not to compete, clarifies definition of low-wage employees, civil penalty.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(H) VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 96-N)2/24/20
HB 333 - Krizek - Virginia Minimum Wage Act; exclusions.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Continued to 2021 in Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N 1-A)2/17/20
HB 336 - Price - Nonpayment of wages; investigations.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB336ER)2/25/20
HB 337 - Price - Nonpayment of wages; discriminatory actions prohibited.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(H) VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 97-N)2/24/20
HB 338 - Price - Virginia Minimum Wage Act; removes exemption for persons employed in domestic service, etc.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Continued to 2021 in Labor and Commerce2/6/20
HB 339 - Price - Virginia Minimum Wage Act; removes certain exemption.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Continued to 2021 in Labor and Commerce2/6/20
HB 390 - Knight - Alcoholic beverage control; license and fee reform.(H) Committee on General Laws (S) Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services(S) Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)2/25/20
HB 395 - Ward - Minimum wage; increases to $10 per hour effective July 1, 2020.(H) Committee on Appropriations (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(H) VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 97-N)2/24/20
HB 403 - Keam - Safe days for employees; private employers required to allow days.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Continued to 2021 in Labor and Commerce1/30/20
HB 416 - Cole, J.G. - Wage or salary history; inquiries prohibited, civil penalty.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Continued to 2021 in Commerce and Labor (12-Y 1-N)2/24/20
HB 417 - Cole, J.G. - Employment; requiring the purchase or provision of materials.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Left in Labor and Commerce2/11/20
HB 418 - Cole, J.G. - Employees; paid earned sick leave, civil penalties.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB898-Guzman)1/30/20
HB 433 - Carroll Foy - Minimum wage; increases to $9 per hour effective January 1, 2020.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB395-Ward)1/30/20
HB 466 - Keam - Business licenses; certain localities allowed to waive requirements.(H) Committee on Finance (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB466ER)2/25/20
HB 469 - Keam - Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for menstrual supplies.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Left in Finance2/11/20
HB 473 - Sickles - Personal data; management and oversight.(H) Committee on Communications, Technology and Innovation(H) Continued to 2021 in Communications, Technology and Innovation1/27/20
HB 482 - Kory - Nonpayment of wages; private action.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB123-Carroll Foy)1/30/20
HB 486 - Marshall - Henry and Pittsylvania Counties and City of Danville; additional sales and use tax.(H) Committee on Finance (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Passed Senate (29-Y 7-N)2/21/20
HB 514 - Bulova - Barbers and cosmetologists; training requirement.(H) Committee on General Laws(H) Left in General Laws2/11/20
HB 533 - Carr - Expanded polystyrene food service containers; definitions, prohibition on dispensing, civil penalty.(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (S) Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources(H) VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 99-N)2/25/20
HB 534 - Carr - Disposable plastic bag; local tax.(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Committee substitute printed 20108914D-S12/25/20
HB 550 - Ward - Minimum wage; tipped employees.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Left in Labor and Commerce2/11/20
HB 563 - Marshall - Relocated billboard signs; maintenance and repair.(H) Committee on Transportation(H) VOTE: DEFEATED (47-Y 52-N)2/11/20
HB 583 - Guzman - Minimum wage; farm workers.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB395-Ward)1/30/20
HB 614 - Plum - Alcoholic beverage control; definition of "day spa."(H) Committee on General Laws(H) Continued to 2021 in General Laws1/23/20
HB 615 - Plum - Minimum wage; increases to $10.10 per hour effective January 1, 2021, etc.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB395-Ward)1/30/20
HB 617 - Guzman - Workers' compensation; repetitive motion injuries.(H) Committee on Appropriations (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Reported from Commerce and Labor (12-Y 3-N)2/24/20
HB 622 - Hurst - Limiting employees' sharing of wage information; prohibited, exception, civil penalty.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (9-Y 4-N)2/24/20
HB 624 - Hurst - Human Rights, Division of; discrimination in compensation on basis of gender.(H) Committee on Appropriations (S) Committee on General Laws and Technology(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology2/12/20
HB 640 - Samirah - Product safety; liquid containers containing bisphenol A prohibited, civil penalty.(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources(H) Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources2/11/20
HB 689 - Aird - Wage payment statements; statement of earnings.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB689ER)2/25/20
HB 730 - Watts - Third-party settlement organizations; reporting of payments.(H) Committee on Finance (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(H) Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB730ER)2/25/20
HB 739 - Watts - Income tax, corporate; combined reporting requirements.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Continued to 2021 in Finance2/5/20
HB 768 - LaRock - Commercial and industrial property; additional real property tax in certain localities.(H) Committee on Finance(H) Left in Finance2/11/20
HB 785 - Watts - Local taxing authority; equalizes city and county taxing authorities.(H) Committee on Finance (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(H) VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 98-N 1-A)2/25/20
HB 795 - Hurst - Health insurance; association health plans.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(H) VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 99-N)2/24/20
HB 798 - Delaney - Employment; prohibited retaliatory action.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Reported from Commerce and Labor (11-Y 3-N)2/24/20
HB 800 - Delaney - Employment; disclosure of terms.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Continued to 2021 in Commerce and Labor (14-Y 1-N)2/17/20
HB 801 - Delaney - Worker classification; penalties.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Left in Labor and Commerce2/11/20
HB 802 - Delaney - Employment; wage inquiries, prohibited retaliatory action.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Incorporated by Labor and Commerce (HB416-Cole, J.G.)1/30/20
HB 805 - Ward - Employment health and safety standards; heat illness prevention.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce(H) Continued to 2021 in Labor and Commerce1/30/20
HB 825 - Carroll Foy - Paid family and medical leave program; Virginia Employment Commission to establish.(H) Committee on Appropriations(H) Left in Appropriations2/11/20
HB 827 - Carroll Foy - Pregnant Worker Fairness Act; unlawful discrimination on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth.(H) Committee on Appropriations (S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations(S) Committee substitute printed 20108578D-S12/19/20
HB 868 - Bourne - Electric utilities; right to shop.(H) Committee on Labor and Commerce (S) Committee on Commerce and Labor(S) Continued to 2021 in Commerce and Labor (10-Y 4-N)2/24/20
HB 884 - Subramanyam - Personal identifying information; safe destruction of records.(H) Committee on Communications, Technology and Innovation(H) Continued to 2021 in Communications, Technology and Innovation1/27/20
HB 888 - Filler-Corn - Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption for certain gun safes.(H) Committee on Finance(H) VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 99-N)2/25/20