VA HB46 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on November 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-14 - Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #1
Pending: House Labor and Commerce: Subcommittee #1 Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Workers' compensation; employer to notify employee of intent. Requires an employer whose employee has filed a claim under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act to advise the employee whether the employer intends to accept or deny the claim or is unable to make such a determination because it lacks sufficient information from the employee. If the employer is unable to make such a determination because it lacks sufficient information from the employee, the employer shall so state and identify the needed additional information. If the employer intends to deny the claim, it shall provide the reasons.

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Title

Workers' compensation; employer to notify employee of intent.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-14HouseAssigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #1
2019-11-22HouseReferred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
2019-11-22HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100826D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
652601.2(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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