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Workers' Compensation For Mental Impairment

Concerning a clarification of when a worker may be compensated for a claim of mental impairment for a psychologically traumatic event under workers' compensation.
2017 Regular Session
Labor & Employment
Bill Summary

The bill adds the definitions 'psychologically traumatic event' and 'serious bodily injury' to the workers' compensation statutes for the purposes of clarifying a worker's right to compensation for any claim of mental impairment.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


Became Law


Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    06/05/2017 Signed Act PDF
    05/01/2017 Final Act PDF
    04/19/2017 Rerevised PDF
    04/18/2017 Revised PDF
    03/27/2017 Reengrossed PDF
    03/24/2017 Engrossed PDF
    03/06/2017 Introduced PDF

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