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Public Safety - 9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System - 9-1-1 Director's Council (Carl Henn's Law)

Sponsored by:

Senator Kagan


In the Senate - Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Synopsis:Extending the presumption of compensability under the workers' compensation law to include, subject to specified conditions, specified individuals who work at public safety answering points and secondary public safety answering points and suffer from heart disease or hypertension resulting in partial or total disability or death; establishing the 9-1-1 Advisory Council; requiring the Council to make specified recommendations to the Emergency Number Systems Board; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kagan, Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, Reilly, Rosapepe, and Oaks
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
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Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Utility Regulation
Workers' Compensation
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Public Information
Public Service Commission
Retirement Systems -see also- Mandatory Retirement
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Workers' Compensation
Statutes:Article - Labor and Employment
Article - Public Safety
(1-301, 1-302, 1-303, 1-306, 1-307, 1-308, 1-310, 1-311, 1-304.1, 1-304.2, 1-315, 1-316)

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March 24, 2017 1:18 P.M.