SB 929 Amends requirements for workers' compensation benefit payments
Sponsor: Green
LR Number: 3852S.03I Fiscal Note: 3852-03
Committee: Small Business, Insurance & Industrial Relations
Last Action: 3/8/2006 - Voted Do Pass S Small Business, Insurance & Industrial Relations Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2006

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SB 929 - This act bars the reduction in compensation or death benefit, in a workers' compensation claim, to be taken out of payments to health care providers for services relating to the injury. The reduction must be made from the total death and disability compensation. The health care provider may not pursue the employee to collect any unpaid fees or charges until a determination of a reduction is made.