SB0851 (CH0222)

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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Jockey Injury Compensation Fund, Inc. – Designation as Employer and Membership

Sponsored by:

Senator Klausmeier


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 222

Synopsis:Requiring that the membership of the Maryland Jockey Injury Compensation Fund, Inc. consist of each licensed owner and trainer who is subject to a certain assessment; altering the circumstances under which a jockey is a covered employee under workers' compensation law; altering a certain provision of law to provide that the employer of a jockey who is a covered employee under workers' compensation law is the Fund; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Klausmeier, Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Mathias, Reilly, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1592
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Horse Racing
Workers' Compensation
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Workers' Compensation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
Article - Labor and Employment
(9-1015, 9-212)

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April 27, 2018 12:57 P.M.