Workers' compensation; notice to employees.

Bill Summary:

Workers' compensation; notice to employees. Requires each employer subject to the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act to provide notice to covered employees of the employees' right to dispute a claim through the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission. Such notice must include specific text as included in the bill. The bill also provides that an employer who fails to provide such notice may be subject to the civil penalty provisions of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act.

Bill Patron: McPike

Last Action(s):
(House) Left in Commerce and Energy March 8, 2022
(Senate) Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) February 2, 2022

Bill Status:

Passed Senate