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VASR82IntroNominating a person to be elected as a member of the State Corporation Commission.
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2020-03-12
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB416EngrossWage or salary history inquiries prohibited; civil penalty. Prohibits a prospective employer with 25 employees or more from (i) requiring as a condition of employment that a prospective employee provide or disclose the prospective employee's wage or ...
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2020-02-24
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB800EngrossEmployment; disclosure of terms. Requires every employer of employees who are 18 years of age or older who work for daily wages or are employed to work on a project for a total of 10 days or less, with some exceptions specified in the measure, to fur...
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2020-02-17
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VAHB333EngrossVirginia Minimum Wage Act; exclusions. Eliminates the exclusion in the Virginia Minimum Wage Act for persons whose earning capacity is impaired by physical deficiency, mental illness, or intellectual disability.
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2020-02-17
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB784IntroTransmission lines; relocation and undergrounding. Requires that any transmission line of 230 kilovolts or less that is proposed to connect to a proposed new substation that has received local final development plan approval be placed underground if ...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB33IntroConsumer finance companies. Requires the State Corporation Commission, as a condition of licensing a consumer finance company, to find that the applicant will not make consumer finance loans at the same location at which the applicant makes payday lo...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB243IntroBalance billing; emergency services. Provides that when a covered person receives covered emergency services from an out-of-network health care provider, the covered person is not required to pay the out-of-network provider any amount other than the ...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB1077IntroVirginia Telephone Privacy Protection Act. Provides that for the purposes of the Virginia Telephone Privacy Act (the Act), "telephone solicitation call" includes any text message sent to any wireless telephone with a Virginia area code, or to a wirel...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB785IntroMortgage loan originators; exemption. Exempts retailers of manufactured or modular homes and employees of such retailers from the licensing and other requirements applicable to mortgage loan originators. The exemption applies if the retailer or emplo...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB274IntroMotion picture theaters; required open-captioned showings. Requires any motion picture theater that has four or more separate auditoriums to provide two scheduled showings of a motion picture that engages open captions for a particular showing of an ...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB765IntroHealth insurance; provider contracts; business practices; Health insurance; provider contracts; business practices; penalties. Prohibits a carrier from unilaterally amending a provider contract or any material provision, addenda, schedule, exhibit, o...
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2020-02-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB474IntroHealth care provider panels; vertically integrated carriers; public hospitals. Requires any vertically integrated carrier to offer to every public hospital participation in each provider panel or network established for each of the vertically integra...
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2020-02-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB867IntroHealth care provider panels; vertically integrated carriers; providers. Requires any vertically integrated carrier to offer participation in each provider panel or network established for each of the vertically integrated carrier's policies, products...
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2020-02-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB427IntroEmployee protection; discharge for protective order prohibited. Prohibits an employer from discharging, taking other retaliatory personnel action, or otherwise discriminating against an employee solely on the basis that such employee has filed for or...
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2020-02-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB295IntroEmployment; disclosure of terms. Requires every employer to furnish to its employees, at the time of the employee's hiring, (i) a written disclosure of information regarding the terms of employment, including the name and address of the employer, the...
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2020-02-03
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB842IntroElectric energy; customer choice. Provides that all retail customers of electric energy within the Commonwealth will be permitted to purchase electricity from any supplier licensed to sell retail electric energy within the Commonwealth by January 1, ...
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2020-02-03
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB411IntroEmployment health and safety standards; heat illness prevention. Requires the Safety and Health Codes Board to adopt regulations establishing reasonable standards designed to protect employees from heat illness. The measure directs the standards to r...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB719IntroVirginia Minimum Wage Act; exclusions. Eliminates the exclusion in the Virginia Minimum Wage Act for persons whose employment is covered by the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and for persons whose earning capacity is impaired by physical def...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
VASB27IntroUninsured and underinsured motorist insurance policies; bad faith. Provides that if an insurance company denies, refuses, or fails to pay its insured, or refuses a reasonable settlement demand within the policy's coverage limits, for a claim for unin...
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2020-01-20
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
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