2010 Regular Session


File Code: Workers' Compensation Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1280
Sponsored By:
Senators Pugh, Astle, Della, Garagiola, Glassman, Kelley, Klausmeier, Lenett, Peters, and Stone
Workers' Compensation - Medical Presumptions


Altering the occupational disease presumption under the workers' compensation law as applied to specified individuals; providing that specified diseases and cancers are considered occupational diseases suffered in the line of duty and are compensable in a specified manner; providing that a specified presumption applies only if specified circumstances are met; terminating the Act at the end of June 30, 2015; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death.
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Emergency Medical Services
Fire Protection
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv.
Workers` Compensation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statute:

Labor and Employment
( 9-503 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered