Virginia Telecommuting laws & HR compliance analysis
Virginia Telecommuting: What you need to know
The state Office of Telework Promotion and Broadband Assistance encourages teleworking and assists private and public employers in establishing telecommuting programs. More information is available at www.wired.virginia.gov or by calling 804-786-9579.
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The Virginia Human Rights Act applies to employers of 5 or 15 employees, depending on the context. See the Virginia Discrimination page for more information (Va. Stat. § 2.2-3904).
State employees. The state Department of Human Resource Management has sample telecommuting policies and management guidelines available at www.dhrm.virginia.gov.