House Bill 62

Last Action 01/04/22: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to workers' compensation and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statement Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 432
Sponsors R. White, J. Calloway
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 342.0011 to define "COVID-19"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 342 to establish workers' compensation liability in instances where employers require vaccination against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and the employee develops an adverse reaction to the vaccine; create a rebuttable presumption that an adverse reaction was caused by the COVID-19 vaccine if it was not present prior to and arises within 14 days of receipt of the vaccine; retoactive to December 14, 2020; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Mandate - Workers' compensation, COVID-19, vaccine
Effective Dates, Emergency - Workers' compensation, COVID-19, vaccine
Insurance - Workers' compensation, COVID-19, vaccine
Labor and Industry - Workers' compensation, COVID-19, vaccine
Personnel and Employment - Workers' compensation, COVID-19, vaccine
Workers' Compensation - COVID-19, vaccine
Retroactive Legislation - Workers' compensation, COVID-19, vaccine, December 14, 2020


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

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