Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5629
Session Year 2008
 


AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE FOR FIREFIGHTERS AND POLICE OFFICERS.

To establish a rebuttable presumption that a firefighter, police officer or emergency rescue worker who contracts hepatitis, meningococcal meningitis, tuberculosis or certain other diseases is eligible for workers' compensation provided he or she meets certain requirements.

Introduced by:
Labor and Public Employees Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 5/12/2008Signed by the Governor
 5/7/2008Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 5/7/2008(LCO)Public Act 08-61
 4/29/2008On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 4/29/2008Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 4/29/2008Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 4/24/2008(LCO)File Number 729
 4/24/2008Senate Calendar Number 469
 4/24/2008Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/22/2008House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 4/22/2008House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 4252
 4/16/2008Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/16/2008No New File by Committee on Appropriations
 4/16/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/16/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/15/2008(APP)Joint Favorable
 4/14/2008Referred by House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/31/2008(LCO)File Number 302
 3/31/2008House Calendar Number 169
 3/31/2008Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/31/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/24/2008(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/31/08 10:00 AM
 3/12/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/11/2008(LAB)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/29/2008Public Hearing 03/04
 2/21/2008Referred to Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees

Co-sponsors of HB-5629

Rep. James A. Amann, 118th Dist.
Rep. Kim Fawcett, 133rd Dist.
Rep. Bob Godfrey, 110th Dist.
Rep. Jeffrey J. Berger, 73rd Dist.
Rep. Linda M. Gentile, 104th Dist.
Rep. Peter F. Villano, 91st Dist.
Rep. Marie Lopez Kirkley-Bey, 5th Dist.
Rep. Russell A. Morin, 28th Dist.
Rep. John W. Thompson, 13th Dist.
Rep. DebraLee Hovey, 112th Dist.
Rep. Terry Backer, 121st Dist.
Rep. Linda A. Orange, 48th Dist.
Rep. Joseph J. Taborsak, 109th Dist.
Rep. Larry B. Butler, 72nd Dist.
Rep. Ryan P. Barry, 12th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Lawrence F. Cafero, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Thomas J. Drew, 132nd Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth A. Boukus, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Peggy Sayers, 60th Dist.
Rep. Minnie Gonzalez, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Tom F. Christiano, 134th Dist.
Rep. Emil Altobello, 82nd Dist.
Rep. William Aman, 14th Dist.
Rep. Al Adinolfi, 103rd Dist.
Rep. Stephen D. Dargan, 115th Dist.
Rep. Kathleen M. Tallarita, 58th Dist.
Rep. Christopher G. Donovan, 84th Dist.
Sen. Mary Ann Handley, 4th Dist.
Rep. Richard Roy, 119th Dist.
Rep. Gail K. Hamm, 34th Dist.
Sen. John McKinney, 28th Dist.
Rep. Thomas J. Kehoe, 31st Dist.
Sen. Paul R. Doyle, 9th Dist.
Sen. Thomas A. Colapietro, 31st Dist.
Rep. Sandy H. Nafis, 27th Dist.
Sen. Gayle S. Slossberg, 14th Dist.
Rep. Claudia M. Powers, 151st Dist.
Sen. Toni Nathaniel Harp, 10th Dist.
Sen. Donald J. DeFronzo, 6th Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Edward Meyer, 12th Dist.
Sen. Andrea L. Stillman, 20th Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.
Sen. Andrew J. McDonald, 27th Dist.
Sen. Eric D. Coleman, 2nd Dist.
Sen. Jonathan A. Harris, 5th Dist.
Sen. Bob Duff, 25th Dist.

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