Substitute for H.B. No. 6666
Session Year 2017
 


AN ACT EXPANDING REMEDIES AND POTENTIAL LIABILITY FOR UNREASONABLY CONTESTED OR DELAYED WORKERS' COMPENSATION CLAIMS.

To allow individuals seeking compensation for a workers' compensation claim to bring an action against an employer, insurer or third-party administrator that has unreasonably contested liability or delayed payments or adjustments of such compensation.

Introduced by:
Labor and Public Employees Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 5/11/2017Referred by House to Committee on Appropriations
 4/26/2017Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/26/2017No New File by Committee on Judiciary
 4/26/2017(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/26/2017(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/25/2017(JUD)Joint Favorable
 4/19/2017Referred by House to Committee on Judiciary
 3/28/2017(LCO)File Number 259
 3/28/2017House Calendar Number 199
 3/28/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/28/2017(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/22/2017(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/27/17 5:00 PM
 3/13/2017(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/9/2017(LAB)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/6/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees
 3/3/2017Drafted by Committee
 2/21/2017(LAB)Vote to Draft
 2/9/2017Public Hearing 02/14
 2/7/2017(LAB)Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
 1/24/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees

Co-sponsors of HB-6666

Rep. Susan M. Johnson, 49th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn V. Moore, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Michael Winkler, 56th Dist.
Rep. Josh Elliott, 88th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Edwin Vargas, 6th Dist.
Rep. Catherine F. Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Lesser, 100th Dist.
Rep. Roland J. Lemar, 96th Dist.
Rep. Diana S. Urban, 43rd Dist.
Rep. Michael D'Agostino, 91st Dist.
Rep. Michael A. DiMassa, 116th Dist.
Rep. David A. Baram, 15th Dist.
Sen. Mae Flexer, 29th Dist.
Rep. Prasad Srinivasan, 31st Dist.

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