Federal - S 851

A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard that requires covered employers within the health care and social service industries to develop and implement a comprehensive workplace violence prevention plan, and for other purposes.

Introduced

March 14, 2019

Description

A bill to direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard that requires covered employers within the health care and social service industries to develop and implement a comprehensive workplace violence prevention plan, and for other purposes.

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Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 29

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  • Nov. 6, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Feinstein, (D-Calif.)Menendez, (D-N.J.)Sanders, (I-Vt.)
  • Oct. 30, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hirono, (D-Hawaii)
  • Oct. 24, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Casey, (D-Pa.)
  • Sept. 12, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Smith, (D-Minn.)
  • Sept. 9, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Coons, (D-Del.)Durbin, (D-Ill.)
  • June 27, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Wyden, (D-Ore.)
  • June 24, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Hassan, (D-N.H.)Markey, (D-Mass.)Stabenow, (D-Mich.)
  • June 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Jones, (D-Ala.)
  • May 23, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Shaheen, (D-N.H.)
    (In the legislative day that began on May 22, 2019.)
  • May 22, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Booker, (D-N.J.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
  • May 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Tester, (D-Mont.)
  • May 13, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murphy, C. (D-Conn.)
  • May 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • May 2, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)
  • April 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cardin, (D-Md.)
  • March 27, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Harris, K. (D-Calif.)Merkley, (D-Ore.)Murray, (D-Wash.)
  • March 14, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 5

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Warren, (D-Mass.)
    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)Schatz, (D-Hawaii)
  • March 14, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.Congressional Record p. S1899