SB 0973 Creates a civil cause of action when there is a claim of malpractice for treatment of work-related injuries
LR Number:4359S.03I Fiscal Note:4359-03
Last Action:02/16/00 - Hearing Conducted S Judiciary Committee Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 2000
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Current Bill Summary

SB 973 - Under a recent Missouri Supreme Court ruling, the Division of Workers' compensation has jurisdiction over malpractice claims that grow out of a work-related injury. This act allows injured employees to institute a civil action against the health care provider.