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Health and Human Resources
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Mandate 1254

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Amend regulations to add in training component for hotel staff for human trafficking
Purpose of legislation
Requires that every hotel proprietor require its employees to complete a human trafficking training course developed or approved by the Department of Criminal Justice Services within six months of being employed by a hotel and thereafter at least once every two years, for as long as the employee is employed by the hotel.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 751 (2022)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 5 - 431 : Sanitary Regulations for Hotels
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5998: Amend regulation as required by ยง 35.1-15.1. Required human trafficking training.
Latest Stage: Final
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