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WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Medical malpractice; includes physician assistants in definition of health care provider for purpose of liability limitations. Amending  8.01-581.1, 65.2-603 and 65.2-606. (Patron-Blevins, SB 953 (F))
Workers’ compensation; applicable to professional football players. Adding  65.2-500.1. (Patron-Bryant, HB 2747 (F); Williams, SB 1323 (F))
Workers’ compensation; compensation for permanent loss and disfigurement. Amending  65.2-503. (Patron-Norment, SB 1130 (F))
Workers’ compensation; coverage for mold exposure. Adding 65.2-401.1. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 909 (F))
Workers’ compensation; definition of injury includes administration of smallpox vaccine. Amending  65.2-101. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2728 (Chapter 999))
Workers’ compensation; demonstration of infectious disease presumption. Amending  65.2-402.1. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1877 (Chapter 842))
Workers’ compensation; medical benefits of hypertension or heart disease on occupational presumption. Amending  65.2-402. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1964 (F))
Workers’ compensation; notice procedures. Amending  65.2-704, 65.2-705 and 65.2-706. (Patron-Norment, SB 1132 (Chapter 671))
Workers’ compensation; rates for firms engaged in bituminous coal mining. Amending  38.2-1904, 38.2-1908, 38.2-1919, 65.2-801 and 65.2-802. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2171 (F))
Workers’ compensation; reporting of insurance that includes coal mining. Amending  38.2-1919. (Patron-Wampler, SB 978 (Chapter 222))
Workers’ Compensation Commission; allows deputy commissioners to approve agreements or settle claims. Amending  65.2-700 and 65.2-701. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2159 (F))
Workers’ Compensation Commission; notice of awards and opinions. Amending  65.2-704, 65.2-705 and 65.2-706. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2451 (Chapter 664))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04