Workers' Compensation

Administrative law judge, confirmation, Brent Edward Dye

Administrative law judge, confirmation, Christina Ditty Hajjar

Administrative law judge, confirmation, Jane Rice Williams

Administrative law judge, confirmation, John Hampton McCracken

Administrative law judge, confirmation, Monica Rice-Smith

Administrative law judge, confirmation, Richard Edwin Neal

Benefits, changes to amounts and duration

Benefits, changes to medical and income

Caretakers for churches and certain ministers, exemption from coverage

Coal Workers' Pneumoconiosis Fund, close and transfer assets and liabilities to KEMI

Commissioner, authority over department and employees

Commissioner, nomination by the Workers Compensation Nominating Commission, requirement removed

Employers, exemptions from definition

Exemptions, for agricultural and domestic servant employees and employers, removal of

Franchises, no employment relationship between franchisee and franchisor

Income benefits, increase caps on average weekly wage calcualtion

Kentucky Workers' Compensation Advisory Council, abolishment of

Labor Cabinet, reorganization of, Executive Order 2016-855

Lawn services for private home or small business for less than 20 days, exemption for

Medical benefits, duration of medical coverage for certain injuries

Misclassification of employees, information sharing with other agencies

Occupational disease, procedures for filing claims

Orders, interest rate for

Self-insured employers, financial exmination, open records

Senate confirmation of the commissioner of the Department of Workers' Claims

Settlements, interest rate for

Subrogation, reduction of pro-rata share of employee's legal fees and expenses

Technical corrections

Workers' Compensation Funding Commission, investment authority

Workers' Compensation Nominating Committee, reorganization of, Executive Order 2016-319

Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:02 PM (EST)