SB 0313 Expands diseases that are considered occupational disease under Chapter 287, RSMo
Sponsor:Dolan Co-Sponsor(s)
LR Number:0927L.01I Fiscal Note:0927-01
Committee:Small Business, Insurance & Industrial Relations
Last Action:02/19/03 - SCS Voted Do Pass S Small Business, Insurance & Journal page:
Industrial Relations Committee (0927S.03C)
Title:SCS SB 313
Effective Date:August 28, 2003
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SCS/SB 313 - This act expands the diseases considered "occupational diseases" for peace officers under Chapter 287 RSMo, to include diseases of the lungs, respiratory tract or disease of the heart or cardiovascular system, including carcinoma. It requires that a casual relationship exists between the employment and the employees disease which the employee is seeking to be considered an occupational disease.