HB1289

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Workers' Compensation - Exclusivity of Compensation - Exception - Deliberate Act of Employer

Sponsored by:

Delegate Braveboy

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters


Synopsis:Providing that, for the purpose of specified provisions of law concerning exceptions to exclusivity of compensation under workers' compensation law, an employer is deemed to have acted with specified deliberate intent to injure or kill a covered employee if the employer acted in a specified manner or had actual knowledge that an injury or death was substantially likely to occur and willfully disregarded that knowledge; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Braveboy
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Economic Matters   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Workers' Compensation
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Occupational Safety
Workers' Compensation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
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October 24, 2017 1:53 P.M.