SB 203 (BR 1691) - J. Turner, J. Denton, P. Clark, D. Harper Angel, R. Jones II, D. Mongiardo, G. Neal, D. Seum, T. Shaughnessy
AN ACT relating to workers' compensation self-insurance and declaring an emergency.
Amend KRS 342.340 relating to workers' compensation self-insurance, to exempt public sector self-insured employers from the requirement to post security, indemnity or bond to secure workers' compensation liabilities if the public employer has authority to raise taxes or tuition, issue bonds, raise fees, or has other authority to generate funds; EMERGENCY.
SB 203 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain original provision; amend KRS 342.0011 to amend the definition of agriculture; amend KRS 304.13-167 to provide a workers' compensation premium reduction to employers who implement a drug-free workplace program.
SCA (1/Title, A. Kerr) - Make title amendment; declare EMERGENCY.
Feb 16-introduced in Senate
Feb 21-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
Feb 27-taken from committee; 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 28-2nd reading; returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
Mar 6-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1) ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 6, 2007; 3rd reading, passed with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 7-received in House
Mar 8-to Labor & Industry (H)