The General Assembly convened on January 9th, 2019 for a short session.
Here are a list of bills related to emergency services as of January 18th.
|HB 1706 – Kory – Workers’ compensation; declares PTSD suffered by a first responder as an occupational disease, etc.||(H) Committee on Commerce and Labor||(H) Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2||01/10/19|
|HB 1725 – Knight – Public school building security enhancements; compliance with Uniform Statewide Building Code, etc.||(H) Committee on Education||(H) Read first time||01/18/19|
|HB 1732 – O’Quinn – School safety procedures; emergency situations, annual training.||(H) Committee on Education||(H) Read first time||01/18/19|
|HB 1737 – Wright – School crisis, emergency management, and medical emergency response plans; development and review.||(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety||(H) Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2||01/15/19|
|HB 1753 – Sickles – School buildings; electronic room partitions, safety devices.||(H) Committee on Education||(H) Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1||01/11/19|
|HB 1776 – Cole – Tannerite; prohibition or regulation by localities.||(H) Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns||(H) Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1||01/14/19|
|HB 1804 – Hugo – Workers’ compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases.||(H) Committee on Appropriations||(H) Assigned App. sub: Compensation & Retirement||01/18/19|
|HB 1966 – Yancey – Uniform Statewide Building Code; issuance of building permits.||(H) Committee on General Laws||(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 1-N)||01/17/19|
|HB 1999 – Price – Emergency Management, Department of; responsibilities of political subdivisions.||(H) Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety||(H) Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2||01/15/19|
|HB 2093 – Guzman – Virginia Fire Services Board; changes membership.||(H) Committee on General Laws||(H) Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)||01/17/19|
|HB 2263 – Krizek – Firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians Procedural Guarantee Act; breach of procedures.||(H) Committee for Courts of Justice||(H) Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2||01/14/19|
|HB 2364 – Knight – Agritourism; amends definition relating to wedding venues.||(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources||(H) Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #1||01/16/19|
|HB 2394 – Lopez – Product safety; flame retardants, penalty.||(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources||(H) Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #2||01/16/19|
|HB 2522 – Fowler – Alcoholic beverage control; annual mixed beverage special events licences, etc.||(H) Committee on General Laws||(H) Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3||01/16/19|
|HB 2762 – Bulova – Firefighting foam management; VDFP to assist local municipal fire departments, etc.||(H) Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources||(H) Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources||01/17/19|
|SB 1030 – Cosgrove – Workers’ compensation; presumption of compensability for certain diseases.||(S) Committee on Finance||(S) Incorporates SB1528 (Vogel)||01/14/19|
|SB 1411 – Mason – Burn buildings; change in terminology.||(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor||(S) Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)||01/18/19|
|SB 1625 – McPike – Statewide Fire Prevention Code; changes definition of permissible fireworks.||(S) Committee on General Laws and Technology||(S) Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology||01/09/19|
|SB 1641 – Boysko – Driver privilege cards; penalty.||(S) Committee on Transportation||(S) Referred to Committee on Transportation||01/09/19|
Thank you Delegate Les Adams and Senator Frank Ruff for submitting these budget amendments that will provide $246,000 to match the money that has been individually contributed to VOLSAP.
View the VOLSAP Budget amendments from the links below: