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HB 448/LM (BR 1648) - J. DeCesare, D. Ford

     AN ACT relating to workers' compensation for volunteer firefighters.
     Create a new section for KRS Chapter 342 to increase income benefits for volunteer firefighters to 100% of their regular wages; apply the provision retroactively for all injuries beginning on January 1, 2009; permit claimants to reopen claims to increase income benefits for injuries arising from January 1, 2009 through the effective date of this Act.

     Feb 17-introduced in House
     Feb 18-to Labor & Industry (H)

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