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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2006

LCO No. 5062

   
 

*SB0002505062SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. CAPPIELLO, 24th Dist.

SEN. DELUCA, 32nd Dist.

SEN. FREEDMAN, 26th Dist.

SEN. COOK, 18th Dist.

SEN. RORABACK, 30th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 25

File No. 25

Cal. No. 70

Strike lines 50 to 56, inclusive, in their entirety and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"(e) Notwithstanding any provision of the general statutes, [to the contrary,] compensation paid to an employee for an employee's total incapacity shall be reduced while the employee is entitled to receive and has elected to receive old age insurance benefits pursuant to the federal Social Security Act, except that such compensation shall not be reduced if the employee was receiving old age insurance benefits pursuant to the federal Social Security Act prior to suffering an injury that arose out of and in the course of such employment. The amount of each reduced workers' compensation payment shall equal the excess, if any, of the workers' compensation payment over the old age insurance benefits. "