06RS HB97


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HB 97 (BR 368) - C. Embry Jr

     AN ACT relating to workers' compensation.
     Amend KRS 342.267 to increase the penalties for workers' compensation insurance companies and self-insured groups or employers engaging in unfair claims settlement practices, from $1,000 to $5,000 per violation to $5,000 to $50,000 per violation.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Dec 7-To: Interim Joint Committee on Labor and Industry
     Jan 3-introduced in House; to Labor and Industry (H)
     Jan 20-posted in committee

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