HB 2271 Pulmonary committee for black lung claims.
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Summary:
Pulmonary committee for black lung claims. Requires the Workers' Compensation Commission to appoint a committee of qualified physicians, at the request of any party to a claim for coal worker's pneumoconiosis, to interpret x-ray evidence. Under the bill, if the party requesting the committee's interpretation of the x-ray evidence agrees to accept it as the binding classification, the costs of the evaluation shall be borne by the Commission.

Full text:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD1972460  pdf

Status:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD1972460
01/23/95  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/27/95  House: Assigned to L. & C. sub-committee: 2
02/08/95  House: No action taken by Commerce and Labor by voice vote