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Chapter 3.
Protection of Employees
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  • Article 1.
    General Provisions
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  • § 40.1-22
    Safety and Health Codes Commission continued as Safety and Health Codes Board
    § 40.1-22.1
    Governor authorized to enter certain agreements
    § 40.1-23
    Repealed
    § 40.1-26
    Repealed
    § 40.1-27
    Preventing employment by others of former employee
    § 40.1-27.1
    Discharge of employee for absence due to work-related injury prohibited
    § 40.1-27.2
    Preference for veterans and spouses
    § 40.1-27.3
    Retaliatory action against employee prohibited
    § 40.1-27.4
    (Effective until January 1, 2024) Discipline for employee's medicinal use of cannabis oil prohibited
    § 40.1-27.4
    (Effective January 1, 2024) Discipline for employee's medicinal use of cannabis oil prohibited
    § 40.1-28
    Unlawful to require payment for medical examination as condition of employment
    § 40.1-28.1
    Repealed
    § 40.1-28.01
    Nondisclosure or confidentiality agreement; provisions regarding sexual assault or sexual harassment; condition of employment
    § 40.1-28.5
    Repealed
    § 40.1-28.6
    Equal pay irrespective of sex
    § 40.1-28.7
    Repealed
    § 40.1-28.7:1
    Genetic testing or genetic characteristics as a condition of employment
    § 40.1-28.7:2
    Employers to allow crime victims leave to attend criminal proceedings
    § 40.1-28.7:3
    Earned income tax credit; employer notice to employee
    § 40.1-28.7:4
    Release of employee's personal identifying information
    § 40.1-28.7:5
    Social media accounts of current and prospective employees
    § 40.1-28.7:6
    Employers to allow leave for volunteer members of Civil Air Patrol; civil remedy
    § 40.1-28.7:7
    Misclassification of workers
    § 40.1-28.7:8
    Covenants not to compete prohibited as to low-wage employees; civil penalty
    § 40.1-28.7:9
    Limiting employees' sharing wage information with other persons prohibited; civil penalty
    § 40.1-28.7:10
    Prohibited use of employee's social security number; civil penalty
  • Article 2.
    Pay; Assignment of Wages; Sale of Merchandise to Employees
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  • § 40.1-29
    Time and medium of payment; withholding wages; written statement of earnings; agreement for forfeiture of wages; proceedings to enforce compliance; penalties
    § 40.1-29.1
    Investigations of employers for nonpayment of wages
    § 40.1-29.2
    Employer liability
    § 40.1-29.3
    Overtime for certain employees
    § 40.1-30
    Registration of certain nonresident employers with Department
    § 40.1-31
    Assignment of wages and salaries; requirements
    § 40.1-32
    Partial assignments invalid
    § 40.1-33
    Certain assignments not affected
    § 40.1-33.1
    Retaliatory actions prohibited; civil penalty
    § 40.1-33.2
    Discriminatory actions prohibited