VA HB47 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on November 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-11-22 - Committee Referral Pending
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Workers' compensation; foreign injuries. Provides that an injured employee is eligible for benefits under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act when a compensable accident happens while the employee is employed outside Virginia if (i) the employment contract was not expressly for services exclusively to be performed outside Virginia and (ii) either the employer's place of business is in Virginia or the employee regularly performs work on the employer's behalf in Virginia and resides in Virginia.

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Workers' compensation; foreign injuries.



2019-11-22HouseCommittee Referral Pending
2019-11-22HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100827D

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652508(n/a)See Bill Text

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