House Bill 557

Last Action to Labor & Industry (H)
Title AN ACT relating to the Workers Compensation Funding Commission and special fund.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1351
Sponsors B. Montell, R. Benvenuti III, D. Butler, J. Carney, T. Couch, J. DeCesare, B. DeWeese, J. Fischer, D. Floyd, M. Harmon, R. Heath, T. Herald, K. Imes, K. King, A. Koenig, B. Linder, D. Mayfield, M. Meredith, S. Miles, T. Moore, R. Quarles, M. Rader, B. Rowland, S. Santoro, J. Shell, D. St. Onge, K. Upchurch, R. Webber, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 342.120 to require the Division of Workers' Compensation Funds to engage in an aggressive attempt to settle special fund claims; amend KRS 342.122 to eliminate all funding provided to the Labor Cabinet from special fund assessments; amend KRS 342.1224 to increase the number of board members and require appointees from the Kentucky League of Cities and Kentucky Association of Manufacturers.
Index Headings of Original Version Labor and Industry - Labor cabinet, settlement of special fund claims; delete funding
Occupational Safety and Health - Labor cabinet, delete funding from special fund assessments
State Agencies - Labor cabinet, settlement of special fund claims; delete funding
Workers' Compensation - Settlement of special fund claims; Eliminate funding for Department of Workers' Claims,


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