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HB 143

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Dec 18, 2019
  • Passed House Jan 22, 2020
  • Passed Senate Feb 20, 2020
  • Governor

Unemployment compensation; leaving employment to follow military spouse.

Abstract

Unemployment compensation; leaving employmentto follow military spouse. Repeals the sunset provision on thecurrent statutory provision that provides that good cause for leaving employment exists if an employee voluntarily leaves a job to accompanythe employee's spouse, who is on active duty in the military or navalservices of the United States, to a new military-related assignmentestablished pursuant to a permanent change of duty order from whichthe employee's place of employment is not reasonably accessible.This provision will presently expire on December 31, 2020.

Bill Sponsors (2)

R. Lee Ware

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 65
Primary

John J. McGuire, III

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 56
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Mar 10, 2020

Office of the Governor

Approved by Governor-Chapter 261 (effective 7/1/20)

Mar 03, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 10, 2020

House

Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 3, 2020

Feb 26, 2020

Senate

Signed by President

Feb 25, 2020

House

Enrolled

House

Signed by Speaker

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB143ER)

Feb 20, 2020

Senate

Read third time

Senate

Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

Feb 19, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)

Feb 17, 2020

Senate

Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)

Jan 23, 2020

Senate

Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Jan 22, 2020

House

VOTE: Passage (100-Y 0-N)

House

Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)

Jan 21, 2020

House

Read second time and engrossed

Jan 20, 2020

House

Read first time

Jan 16, 2020

House

Reported from Labor and Commerce (22-Y 0-N)

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB143)

Dec 18, 2019

House

Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100239D

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Impact statement from DPB (HB143) HTML
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB143ER) HTML
Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0261) HTML

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