Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session



Workers' Compensation Commission - Location of Hearings - Claims Filed by Employees of Governmental Agencies

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valderrama


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the Workers' Compensation Commission, under specified circumstances, to conduct a hearing on a claim filed by an employee of a governmental agency be held at a regional hearing location convenient to all parties, a location covering the county where the employee resided when the specified medical condition occurred, or in Baltimore City; authorizing the Commission to conduct the hearing at an alternative hearing location if the covered employee demonstrates, through a detailed medical report, a specified medical necessity; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Valderrama, Glenn, Jameson, and Mautz
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0174
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Workers' Compensation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Occupational Safety
Workers' Compensation
Statutes:Article - Labor and Employment

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

October 24, 2017 5:04 P.M.