SB 63 (BR 382) - C. McDaniel, J. Schickel, C. Girdler, S. Gregory
AN ACT relating to the workers' compensation special fund and Funding Commission.
Amend KRS 342.120 require the Division of Workers' Compensation Funds to engage in an aggressive attempt to settle special fund claims; amend KRS 342.122 and eliminate all funding provided to the Labor Cabinet from special fund assessments.
SB 63 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Amend KRS 342.120 and direct that the Division of Workers' Compensation Funds engage in an aggressive attempt to settle special fund claims; set forth provisions to provide financial or legal advice for special fund claimants and provide for a fee; amend KRS 342.122 and eliminate all funding provided to the Labor Cabinet from special fund assessments.
SFA (1, C. McDaniel) - Replace Subsection (4) of Section 1 (KRS 342.120) with reworded language; replace subsection (1)(a) of Section 2 (KRS 342.122) to include the Division of Workers' Compensation Funds and Occupational safety and health Review Commission in receiving Funding Commission assessments funds; require a cap on the funding provided; add amendments to KRS 342.1223 and 342.1224.
SFA (2, C. McDaniel) - Make minor amendments to Section 1(4); delete added language in Section 2(1)(a) and reinsert current statutory language, only striking out of date language; amend KRS 342.1223 by requiring certain items to be reported to interim joint committees; amend KRS 342.1224 to add two members to the board of directors.
Jan 9-introduced in Senate
Jan 15-to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 28-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 5-floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday. March 6, 2014; 3rd reading; floor amendment (1) withdrawn ; passed 22-16 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2)
Mar 7-received in House
Mar 10-to Labor & Industry (H)
Mar 24-taken from Labor & Industry (H); 1st reading; returned to Labor & Industry (H)
Mar 25-taken from Labor & Industry (H); 2nd reading; returned to Labor & Industry (H)