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HB 153/LM (BR 494) - De. Butler, R. Benvenuti III, J. Donohue, C. Embry Jr., J. Greer, M. Harmon, J. Jenkins, C. Miller, T. Mills, R. Nelson, S. Overly, R. Palumbo, K. Sinnette, F. Steele, G. Watkins

     AN ACT relating to firefighters.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 95 to establish a rebuttable presumption that cancer, resulting in temporary or permanent disability or death, is an occupational disease for full-time paid firefighters; establish the guidelines for compensation; establish the types of carcinogens associated with specific types of cancers.

     Jan 7-introduced in House
     Jan 8-to Labor & Industry (H)
     Jan 14-posted in committee
     Jan 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 17-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, January 21, 2014
     Jan 28-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

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