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General Assembly

Amendment

 

January Session, 2013

LCO No. 8192

   
 

*SB0082308192SDO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. OSTEN, 19th Dist.

SEN. WITKOS, 8th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 823

File No. 53

Cal. No. 109

"AN ACT CONCERNING SEVERE MENTAL OR EMOTIONAL IMPAIRMENT AND WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE. "

In line 30, strike "licensed and board certified mental health professional" and insert in lieu thereof "psychiatrist licensed pursuant to chapter 370 or a psychologist licensed pursuant to chapter 383"

In line 31, strike "professional" and insert in lieu thereof "psychiatrist or psychologist"

In line 31, after "employee" insert "visually"

In line 32, after "maiming, or" insert "visually witnessing"

In line 34, after "being," insert "but is not the result of a motor vehicle collision,"

In line 35, after "provided the" insert "visual"

In line 42, bracket "[and]"

In line 46, after "serves" insert ", "maiming" means the loss of any member or organ, and "immediate aftermath" means the scene at which such death or maiming occurred for a period of time not to exceed six hours after such scene is secured by law enforcement officers"