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HB 214/LM (BR 1032) - S. Riggs, L. Clark, R. Crimm, J. Jenkins, M. Nemes, F. Steele

     AN ACT relating to workers' compensation benefits for firefighters.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 95A to require that scheduled overtime for professional firefighters and EMS personnel be included in the computation of the average weekly wages for workers' compensation
benefits .


     HCA (1, S. Riggs) - Retain the original provisions, except change the definition of EMS personnel to clarify the individuals impacted by the bill and to clarify that scheduled overtime hours are calculated at the overtime rate of pay and unscheduled overtime hours are calculated at the regular rate of pay.

     Jan 5-introduced in House
     Jan 9-to Local Government (H)
     Jan 12-posted in committee
     Jan 20-reassigned to Labor & Industry (H)
     Jan 25-posted in committee
     Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
     Feb 6-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 7, 2012
     Feb 8-3rd reading, passed 84-8 with committee amendment (1)
     Feb 9-received in Senate
     Feb 13-to State & Local Government (S)

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